***UPDATE TO LAST NIGHT’S BREAKING NEWS *******
There is speculation that the body found is that of a missing TN man whose vehicle was found in Bridge City – we have NOT received confirmation of identity, and will NOT confirm until we receive it, out of respect to the family.
BODY FOUND NEAR RAINBOW BRIDGE
May 3rd, at 3:21 pm Orange County Sheriff’s Office received a call of a body by Hwy. 87 and the Rainbow Bridge. Texas Parks and Wildlife assisted.
IDENTITY IS BEING WITHHELD PENDING TESTS – victim was transported to Jefferson County Morgue.