(MTN News-MISSOULA) The Missoula County Sheriff says a 39-year-old Missoula man has been identified as the deceased man found in the Clark Fork River on Saturday.

Sheriff TJ McDermott identified the man as Timothy Moench of Missoula.

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Missoula police responded around 2 p.m. Saturday after a witness called in to report what appeared to be an unconscious man in the water.

Sergeant Travis Welsh says the man was fully clothed when removed from the water and was already dead.

Welsh says there were no obvious signs of physical trauma or foul play to the man, and his body has been sent to the Montana State Crime Lab to determine a cause of death.


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