CHICAGO (CBS) — Chicago firefighters responded to a call of a body in the water near 31st Street Beach Tuesday afternoon.
Fire officials said a call came in around 1:20 p.m. reporting a body south of the beach at the boat launch.READ MORE: School Bus Driver Shortage Has Kids Getting To School Late; Companies Point To COVID Vaccine Requirements
Response for person in water near 31 street boat launch. Victim deceased, adult male. Recovery made no identification st this point. (Langford)
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The man had died, officials confirmed, and the incident became a recovery effort.
No identification was immediately available for the man.MORE NEWS: Woman Restrained By CPD Officer While Walking Dog Still Waiting For Police Report, Body Camera Footage
This is a developing story.