Body found below Gill-Montague Bridge

Recorder Staff
Friday, December 01, 2017

GILL — Authorities say the body of a 40-year-old man was found below the Gill-Montague Bridge Wednesday.

Northwestern District Attorney’s Office spokeswoman Mary Carey said the man’s death is not being investigated as suspicious.

Gill Police Chief Christopher Redmond said he was called to the scene at 5:02 a.m., and assisted other officers at gaining access under the dam.

Redmond said Montague, Greenfield and Erving police responded, as well as State Police. Firefighters from the Gill and Turners Falls technical rescue teams also assisted.

More information was not immediately available.