MEDFORD, Ore. – On Tuesday, June 28 at 8:41 a.m., Medford Police patrol officers responded to the report of a body in the irrigation canal in the 1000 block of Biddle Road. Upon arrival, officers found a deceased man and Medford Police Detectives were called to assist with the investigation. A Jackson County Sheriff’s Office Medical Examiner was also called to the scene to assist with the investigation. The deceased man has been identified as 59-year-old Kurt Lund.
At this time, the circumstances of Lund’s death are unknown and he did not have any obvious signs of trauma.