Rio Olympian David Torrence found dead in swimming pool, aged 31
Rio Olympian David Torrence has been found dead in a swimming pool in Arizona at the age of 31.
The American middle-distance runner, who switched allegiance to represent Peru in Rio, won a silver for the States at the World Relay Championships in 2014 and followed that up with another silver at the Pan American Games in 2015.
It saddens to to hear about my former teammate David Torrence. My heart goes out to him and his family. https://t.co/plkzGPt28d— Leo Manzano (@Leomanzano) August 29, 2017
In complete shock to hear of the passing of David Torrence. Great guy and friend. He will be deeply missed.— Nate Brannen (@natebrannen) August 29, 2017
"Detectives learned that there were no obvious signs of foul play," a police statement said.
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