Updated: Saturday, 10 Apr 2010, 12:01 AM MDT
Published : Saturday, 10 Apr 2010, 12:01 AM MDT
ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) - The fire department said a man who was using an Albuquerque irrigation canal as a bathroom fell in and drowned early Friday morning.
The incident happened near 47th and Central at 3:45 a.m.
Firefighters recovered the unnamed man's body two miles away near Foothill and Sunset Gardens.
A friend who jumped in after him was able to get out safely.