Identity of body found under Iowa River Bridge released

IOWA CITY, Iowa (KWWL) — We now know the identity of a body found under Highway 6/Iowa River Bridge.

Authorities tell us 45-year-old Eric Riskedahl’s body was found underneath the bridge on the 1st.

Investigators don’t believe there’s anything suspicious about his death. However, the case remains open. They are encouraging people to contact Iowa City Police with any information about Riskedahl and his whereabouts on or around June 30th.

Autopsy results are pending.

Sara Belmont

Sara Belmont

Assistant News Director at KWWL
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