Body found near Boise Diversion Dam identified

Kayakers discovered a body along the Greenbelt near the Diversion Dam off Highway 21 late afternoon on Dec. 30th. (KBOI File Photo)

Ada County Coroner identified the body found near Diversion Dam on Dec. 30th.

The 39-year-old man is identified as James Deek Kluza from Pocatello.

Foul play is not suspected and the cause of death is still pending because toxicology results can take several weeks.

The Ada County Sheriff's Office says the body was found shortly before 3 p.m. by kayakers about 100 yards east of the dam. It appears the man had been deceased for several days.

The case is currently under investigation.

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