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Officials identify body found on shore of Allegheny River in Etna |

Officials identify body found on shore of Allegheny River in Etna

| Wednesday, May 9, 2018 2:39 p.m
Jack Fordyce | Tribune-Review
A river rescue boat along the shore of the Allegheny River near the area where Pine Creek enters the river on Saturday, April 28, 2018 in Etna.

Officials have identified a body found April 28 along the shore of the Allegheny River near Pine Creek in Etna.

The body of Daniel Smith, 34, formerly of Shaler, was identified by Allegheny County police, the Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s Office said Wednesday. A fisherman spotted the body.

Railroad traffic was temporarily stopped because of its proximity to where the body was found.

Chuck Biedka is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach him at 724-226-4711, or via Twitter @ChuckBiedka.

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