Cranston Police are investigating a drowning off Dyer Avenue near the Pocosset River.
Police said the drowning was reported at about 8 a.m. Saturday morning.
Police found a the body of a 38-year-old man in a stream behind a used car lot.
The victim has been identified as Ryan Strumar of Cranston.
Police said he was with a woman at the time of the incident but foul play did not appear to be involved.
The drowning occurred behind 441 Dyer Avenue.
An autopsy will be performed, police said.