Video: ‘Backwards’ film crew spots body while filming on Schuylkill

COURTHOUSE — A body found floating in the Schuylkill River near a boating dock in Conshohocken Wednesday morning has not yet been identified, according to The Montgomery County Office of the District Attorney.

Bob Smith, operations manager of Hines Rowing Center, said a film crew was on the dock making a movie about a girl training for the U.S. Olympic crew team when the body was was seen floating toward the dock just off Washington Street.

According to Montgomery County Coroner Walter Hofman, Catherine Kelly, who lived on the 500 block of Spring Mill Avenue, drowned but circumstances surrounding her death are still being investigated. The Coroner said she had underlying medical problems but did not elaborate.

“There was no evidence of an injury,” Hofman said.

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