MESA COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) – Two bodies were found Sunday morning in the Colorado River in Mesa County.
The Grand Junction Fire Department recovered the body of a man at 10:30 a.m. Then around noon a second body of a male was found about two miles away.READ MORE: COVID In Colorado: Rural Hospitals Worry About Staffing As Vaccination Deadline Approaches
Authorities say the river is not running any higher than normal.READ MORE: Focus On New Moms, Pregnant Women In Colorado Naloxone Project Expansion
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They are the second and third bodies found in the Colorado River in less than two weeks.