Police investigate after body of a man found inside Lorimer Park

EMBED </>More Videos

Man dies in fall at Lorimer Park: Walter Perez reports on Action News at 11 p.m., September 30, 2017 (WPVI)

Emergency officials in Abington Township are investigating after a body was found inside Lorimer Park.

Abington Police responded to a report of a body floating in the Pennypack Creek, near the park's main entrance around 10 a.m. Saturday.

The deceased male was identified as a 57-year-old from Willow Grove.

Early indications are that the male accidentally fell from a 50-foot rock cliff, which overlooks the creek.

The incident is being investigated by the Montgomery County Coroner's Office and the Abington Police Detective Division.

Send a breaking news alert
Report a correction or typo
Learn more about the 6abc apps
Related Topics:
pennsylvania newsbody found
(Copyright ©2018 WPVI-TV. All Rights Reserved.)