Body found in Pennsylvania river identified as New Jersey man

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PENNSYLVANIA -

Authorities say a man found dead in a waterway in western Pennsylvania has been identified as a man from Little Egg Harbor.

According to authorities, Drew Camoosa, 48, was pulled from the Ohio River, near the Emsworth Locks and Dams, Monday around 10:30 a.m.

Emergency responders had gone to the scene after a 911 caller reported seeing the body face down in the river.

Camoosa was pronounced dead at the scene a short time later.

It's not known how long he may have been in the river before he was discovered. A cause of death has not been determined.

Allegheny County police are leading the investigation.

AP wire services helped contribute to this report.

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