Man found dead at base of JB Bridge identified

MONROE COUNTY, IL (KPLR)- Monroe County Sheriff Neal Rohlfing has identified the man found dead under the Jefferson Barracks Bridge Saturday. Steven Tark, 60, was flying his drone under the bridge before his death. The Sheriff’s Department is waiting on the autopsy to determine cause of death.

No foul play is suspected.

Numerous first responder vehicles were seen Saturday afternoon at the base of the Jefferson Barracks bridge.  The westbound lanes of I-255 were closed for a time during the investigation.