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5 NEWS UPDATE: Body Pulled from Tygart River Identified
Written by Your 5News Team
Last updated on May 13, 2013 @ 12:55PM
Created on May 12, 2013 @ 12:41PM
 
UPDATE 5/10/2013:
 
State Police in Barbour County said the body of 22-year-old Robert Horner III was pulled from the Tygart River on Wednesday.
 
Troopers still aren't releasing any details into what lead to Horner's death.
 
Keep it to 5 News for the latest.
 
ORIGINAL STORY 5/8/2013:
 
5 News has confirmed that the body of a man has been pulled from the Tygart River just outside of Belington off of Route 250.
 
The call came in just before noon Wednesday.  Four construction workers spotted the body, and then called 911.
 
Emergency crews pulled the body from the river, and the man's body was sent to the medical examiner's office for an autopsy.
 
Officials are not sure if foul play is involved at this time. No other details have been released.
 
Keep it to 5 News for the latest.

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