Body Found In Bendigo Creek

Police not treating death as suspicious

The body of a 49 year old man has been discovered in the Bendigo Creek this morning.

A passer-by spotted the body partially submerged near the intersection of Oak Street and Mackenzie St West in Golden Square just before 10am.

Search and Rescue team attended the scene in the afternoon and retrieved the man’s body and a pushbike from the water.

His death is not being treated as suspicious - it is believed the man was riding the bike at the time of the incident.

A report will be created for the coroner