Body found in Eel River near Redway, Sheriff’s Office investigating

REDWAY – The Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a body was found in the south fork of the Eel River.
Deputies discovered the body of a 33-year-old male around 4:30 in the afternoon on Friday, October 6. The man was recovered upstream from the Eel River Conservation Camp north of Redway.
The man has been identified but his identity is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office.