Coroner identifies body found in Duck Lake at City Park
Joseph Crecelius, 36, died on August 3 after apparently going into the water on a bike.
The Denver Office of the Medical Examiner has identified the person found in City Park’s Duck Lake as Joseph Crecelius.
According to witnesses, the 36-year-old was on a bike before he entered the lake on its north side on August 3. There is no path around the lake, just a 1-foot wide rim used as a dam.
Authorities pronounced Crecelius dead at the scene. A coroner has completed the autopsy but the cause of death is still under investigation, according to a statement from the medical examiner.
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