Authorities: Man dies in Iowa River under bridge

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Authorities in Iowa City say a 54-year-old man has died in the Iowa River.

The Johnson County Sheriff’s Office says police and other emergency workers responded Wednesday morning to a report of a man falling into the river under the Highway 6 bridge.

A short time later, they recovered the body of Perry John Graham.

He was taken to the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics and an autopsy is planned.

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