Body found in Missouri River identified as man who jumped from railroad bridge in September

Published: Nov. 2, 2022 at 3:29 PM CDT
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SIOUX CITY (KTIV) - According to the Sioux City Police Department, a body found in the Missouri River yesterday has been identified as 26-year-old Kyle Bottorff.

The Dakota County Sheriff, Chris Kleinburg, told KTIV some city workers were working at the docks when the body was discovered around 2:30 in the afternoon. They contacted the Sioux City Police to inform them.

Previously reported, police got reports of a man on the railroad bridge over the Missouri River on September 28. When an officer got to the area, they saw a man jump from the bridge and into the river.

Search and rescue teams were dispatched but they could not find the man.