A body was recovered from the Crooked River and had not yet been identified on Tuesday.
According to a media release from the Deschutes County Sheriff’s Office, the county’s dispatch center received a call at 12:23 p.m. from Jefferson County dispatch saying there was a body floating in the river under the railroad tracks at Ogden Wayside north of Terrebonne.
That area is near Peter Skene Ogden State Scenic Viewpoint and the Rex T. Barber Veterans Memorial Bridge.
Jefferson County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the area and found the body, and Deschutes County deputies and search and rescue personnel responded, as well as the Crooked River Fire Department. It took more than seven hours to recover the body.
Deschutes County Sheriff’s detectives are investigating. The body has not been identified and the cause of death is not yet known.
— Bulletin staff report