GYPSUM, Colo. (CBS4) – A woman’s body was found by a fisherman in the Eagle River on Friday.

The Eagle County Sheriff’s Office said the fisherman reported what appeared to be body located on a sandbar in the river behind the Gypsum Wastewater Treatment Facility.

Authorities recovered the body of an unidentified female. The cause of death and identification of the woman will be determined by the Eagle County Coroner’s Office.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Eagle County Sheriff’s Office at (970) 328-8500 or Eagle County Crime Stoppers at 970-328-7007, 1-800-972-TIPS. Submit a tip online at, or text a tip from your cell phone by texting STOPCRIME plus your message to CRIMES (274637). If the tip leads to the arrest and indictment of any suspect involved, you could earn up to a $1,000 reward from the Crime Stoppers.