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Body recovered from irrigation well in Phoenix

Dec 23, 2023, 4:17 PM | Updated: 4:25 pm

Phoenix first responders extracted human remains from an irrigation well on Saturday. (Google Earth screenshot)

(Google Earth screenshot)

PHOENIX — Phoenix fire and police personnel worked together to recover the body of an adult male from an irrigation well near Seventh Street and Northern Avenue on Saturday.

Police called for fire’s help before 3 p.m. in extracting remains.

No additional information was provided about the individual, who was pronounced dead at the scene.

Detectives are investigating the cause of death.

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Body recovered from irrigation well in Phoenix