Seventh Body Discovered in Canal in Six Days

Local News

Another body has been recovered from a canal in Hidalgo County. It is the seventh body recovered from a canal or river in the past six days.

Hidalgo County Deputies were called out around 6:40 on Tuesday evening to investigate a body found in a canal. The canal is located near the streets Pedro Martinez and Military near Progreso. 

Authorities say the body is that of a male and does not appear to be foul play. The case remains under investigation.

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