Man's body found in Nooksack River

FERNDALE, Wash. -- Investigators are trying to determine what caused the death of a man who's body was found in the Nooksack River on Thursday.

Officials said the body was discovered about 3 p.m. by an officer with the Lummi Natural Resources Department who was travelling along the river near the 5100 block of Ferndale Road.

The man had been in the water for a considerable period of time, officials said, and he has not been identified.