La Crosse
76° F
Overcast
Overcast
Advertisement

UW-Eau Claire student pulled from river

Published On: Jun 19 2013 08:37:17 AM CDT
Police lights file
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (AP) -

A body recovered from the Chippewa River in Eau Claire has been identified as a local university student.

A person canoeing in the river found the body on Monday. University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Dean of Students Brian Carlisle says he has been notified the body is that of David Rodgers, who fell into the river in April.

WQOW-TV reports Rodgers was a sophomore math education major.

Advertisement