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Tag: Puyallup River


UPDATED: Body found in Puyallup River, police investigating

Fife police, Puyallup Tribal officers and Tacoma firefighters are responding to a report of a body in the Puyallup River.

Officers and fire crews were headed to 51st Avenue East and Levee Road Northeast.

UPDATE No. 1: Swiftwater rescue teams are being called out to the scene.

UPDATE No. 2: The Central Pierce Fire & Rescue team has been called to investigated.

According to initial reports, there is something lodged against tree branches in the river. Investigators have not confirmed it’s a body, Tacoma fire spokesman Joe Meinecke said.

UPDATE No. 3: Investigators have confirmed there is a body in

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