COLORADO SPRINGS — The Colorado Springs Fire Department returned to Red Rock Open Space Wednesday morning, after receiving a report of a missing swimmer in the water Tuesday night.
The department did recover a man’s body from the water on Wednesday, though his name has not yet been released.
The CSFD PIO tweeted the following information on the situation Tuesday night:
According to the fire department, firefighters searched for a person who apparently fell into the water until 1 a.m. Wednesday morning. However, they were not able to locate the victim until the next day.
The park is currently open, but park rangers are staffed throughout the area.
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