Fire report

Fire report (Chicago Tribune illustration)

The body of a man was found this morning in the South Branch of the Chicago River, officials said.

Chicago Police and Fire Department officials responded at about 9:20 a.m. to the 2600 block of South Ashland Avenue along the Chicago River, officials said.

Fire Department officials said the body of a man was recovered from the water. The man was pronounced dead at the scene, officials said.

No other details were available.

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