Body found in Earl’s Park Creek; male between 20 and 30 declared dead at the scene.

By Staff

BURLINGTON, ON.  July 20, 2013.  Friday evening before the worst of the storm hit the city police were notified of a body floating in the creek near Earl Park in the Francis Road area of Burlington. 

Emergency Services responded to the area and the body of a male believed to be 20-30 years of age was recovered from the creek.  The male had no vital signs and was declared deceased. 

There were no obvious signs of trauma to the body.  The male has been transported to the Hamilton General Hospital where a forensic autopsy will be conducted.  The investigation is ongoing to determine the identity of the deceased and the cause of death.

Halton Police will issue an update when more details are known.

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