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Death of woman whose body was found near Riverside State Park ruled a suicide

UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 25, 2017, 5:10 p.m.

The death of a woman whose body was found at the Bowler and Pitch area of Riverside State Park on Monday has been ruled a suicide, according to the Spokane Medical Examiner.

The 67-year-old woman’s body was found near a walking bridge on the east bank of the Spokane River, below a sheer cliff that’s accessible by a hiking trail.

According to the Medical Examiner’s Office, the woman’s cause of death was from “multiple blunt injuries.”

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