Coroner releases cause of death for man found along river

Some new information has been released about the death of a man who was missing for nearly a month.

The Rockcastle County Coroner tells 27 NEWSFIRST 26-year-old Jeffrey Shivel died of multiple blunt force trauma.

The coroner also says Shivel's injuries are consistent with a fall.

A 27 NEWSFIRST photographer discovered Shivel's body over the weekend along the Dix River.

Investigators have not ruled out foul play in the case.

Shivel had been missing since February 7.

Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station. powered by Disqus