ARCATA- A 63-year-old Arcata man's body has been found in the Mad River.
The Humboldt County Coroner's Office has released the name of the man as Jeffrey Lyn Bingham. The death is under investigation by the Humboldt County Coroner's Office, but is not considered suspicious at this time.
The remains were found in the river about one mile east of the Highway 101 bridge. According to authorities, they received a 9-1-1 call at 8:40 a.m. from a fisherman who said he believed he found a body.
Deputies from the Sheriff's Office Marine Unit responded and recovered the body. Officials said there is no obvious trauma, leading them to believe the death is not suspicious.
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