JAMESTOWN-A 47-year-old man is deceased Wednesday after falling into the Chadakoin River near the corner of Harrison and Winsor St. per Jamestown Police Captain Robert Samuelson.
The man reportedly fell into the river just before 3 PM as he was trying to cool off.
Captain Samuelson said this appears to be an accidental drowning.
Jamestown Fire and the county’s dive team recovered the body.
The area of Winsor and Harrison Sts. is closed as crews work the scene.
WNYNewsNow editor Matt Hummel contributed to this report.