Man’s body recovered from ditch near Fruita
The body of a man who appeared to be in his early 20’s was recovered this afternoon from an irrigation ditch near Fruita, according to the Mesa County Sheriff’s Department.
The man appeared to be clean-cut, white, and had no identifying marks or tattoos, the Sheriff’s Department said in a release.
Authorities were called around 3:30 p.m. about the body, which was discovered by a neighbor in the 1200 block of 17 1/2 Road.
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