Bedford: Crews recover man's body in Metroparks

12:57 AM, Jan 26, 2013   |    comments
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BEDFORD -- Crews have recovered a man's body at the Cleveland Metroparks Bedford Reservation, according to the Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner's Office.

Police confirm to Channel 3 that a rescue was underway after a man fell down a steep embankment.

Early Friday evening, a Cleveland Metroparks ranger received a call about a man who had fallen off a cliff.

A passerby noticed a "disturbance" in the snow and branches and alerted authorities.

It appears the man had been walking along a bridle trail at the time he fell down a cliff into a ravine.

The man has been indenitified as Randy Prosen of Northfield.

It is unknown how long Prosen may have been down there before he was discovered.

There doesn't appear to be any foul play.

Cleveland Metroparks rangers handled the recovery.

A Channel 3 News crew is on the scene. Stay with for further updates and Channel 3 News at 11.


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