The body of a man, believed to be in his 30s, was found in a river running by a nearby golf course in Bloemfontein on Wednesday.
ER24 spokesperson, Russel Meiring says ER24 paramedics, along with the SAPS Search and Rescue team, arrived on the scene to find the body of a man lying partially on the banks between numerous bushes.
The man was assessed and found to have no signs of life. Meiring says, nothing could be done for him and he was declared dead on the scene.
The details surrounding this incident are not yet known but local authorities are investigating further.