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Body pulled from Willamette River identified

The man has been identified.

Posted: Apr 7, 2021 4:23 PM
Updated: Apr 7, 2021 4:47 PM

EUGENE, Ore. -- Police have identified the man found dead in the Willammette River on April 2.

Eugene Winters, 59, was reportedly found dead at about 2 p.m. near Skinner Butte Park along the South Bank Bike Path. The Lane County Medical Examiner responded and took jurisdiction of the case.

The Eugene-Springfield Fire Department assisted police.

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