Man dies after fall into Mill Creek channel


WALLA WALLA - The 27-year-old man who fell in the Mill Creek flood channel on Thursday died Saturday.

Cody Miller was pronounced dead at 10 a.m. at Providence St. Mary Medical Center.

Miller was found in the channel around 3:40 p.m. Thursday

He was non-responsive and laying in water away from the main current, according to firefighters.

The incident happened near the Palouse Street bridge, behind Backstage Bistro, 230 E. Main St.

A cause of death has not been determined.

The coroner's office will decide if they will order an autopsy on Miller's body.


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