Man found dead along Willamette River near Westfir

WESTFIR, Ore. - A man was found dead along the Willamette River Wednesday just outside of Westfir, the Lane County Sheriff's Office said.


Deputies say a hiker discovered the deceased man at around noon.


Officials said the deceased is a white male, between 40 and 60 years old.


The Lane County Medical Examiner's Office is still working to identify the man. Officials have said it is not that of Brook Humphrey, who was reported missing from the nearby town of Oakridge since Sunday.


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