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Davenport police recover unresponsive man from middle of street, later pronounced dead

The man was found on West 48th Street at just after 2 in the morning on Saturday, September 12th.
Credit: MGN

DAVENPORT, Iowa — Emergency responders in Davenport were alerted to an unresponsive man laying in the middle of a road early in the morning on Saturday, September 12.

Davenport Police, Medic EMS, and Fire responded to the 1900 block of West 48th Street at 2:14 a.m answering the report.

Responders recovered the man from the street and rushed to the hospital, where he was later pronounced dead. Officials have not released information of what caused the death.  He was later identified as 49-year-old Jeffrey Lee Fainter from Davenport.

The Davenport Police Traffic Safety Unit has launched an investigation. 

Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to call the Davenport Police Department at 563 326-6125, submit an anonymous tip via the “P3 Tips” mobile app or submit a tip online at “qccrimestoppers.com”