Body found near bridge on La Crosse’s southside

A body was found near a bridge in La Crosse on Saturday. The La Crosse Police Department confirms to News 8 that the body was found by the Pammel Creek Bridge on Ward Avenue.

Someone passing by said they saw police near the northwest side of the bridge. The passerby said they saw authorities at the scene around 9:30 a.m.

The medical examiner’s office was called to the scene, according to police.

The public is not believed to be in any danger.

Information about the person is not being released at this time.

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