STROUDSBURG, MONROE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) — The Monroe County Coroner confirms a body was found under a bridge in Stroudsburg overnight.

According to officials, a man’s body was found face down in the water under the Veterans Memorial Bridge in Stroudsburg Borough on Main Street around 11:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Once arriving at the scene investigators recovered the body from the water and the man was pronounced dead on the scene around 2:50 a.m. Wednesday.

The man was later identified as 59-year-old Kevin Bathjer, who police say was currently homeless.

Cause and manner of death have not been determined. An autopsy is scheduled for July 21, 2022. 

This is a developing story. Eyewitness News will update you with the latest as it is released.