Two people canoeing on Massachusetts’ Taunton River last weekend made a grisly discovery.

According to an article on, the two canoeists discovered a corpse tangled in debris on the side of the river.

Police said it appeared the body had been in the river for an extended period of time. The body was reportedly that of a 40-year-old man. No cause of death has been determined.

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