Body found in river near Echuca

By Ivy Jensen

A MAN'S body has been found in the Murray River near Echuca.

Murray River Police District Inspector Paul Huggett said crime scene investigation and detectives from Deniliquin were on their way to the scene after receiving a call this morning.

"They have recovered a deceased male and detectives are on route," he said.

"The investigation is progressing."

No further information is available at this time.

More information to follow.