Body found in Little River in Goldsboro

GOLDSBORO, N.C. (WITN) - Officials are continuing an investigation Sunday after a body was found in the Little River in Goldsboro Saturday afternoon.

The Wayne County Sheriff's Office tells WITN that the body was found by a fisherman under the Highway 70 bridge off of Claridge Nursery Road.

The person's identity hasn't been released.

There's no word on how the drowning happened, but officials believe it was an accident.