The body of a man was found hanging from a bridge in Riverside Sunday.

The body was found about 10:10 a.m. hanging from a rope on the Victoria Bridge located on Victoria Avenue south of Woodbine Street, according to the Riverside Fire Department.

Emergency crews conducted a hoist operation to retrieve the man and discovered he was dead, said Battalion Chief Bruce Vanderhorst in a news release.

The man was not identified, but was described as being in his mid-30s.

The Riverside County coroner’s office was leading the investigation into the death. There was no word on whether foul play was suspected.

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