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Man's body, SUV found along Interstate 85

Auburn Police Chief Tommy Dawson tells News Leader 9 a body has been found in Auburn on Interstate 85 near Exit 51.

Investigators found the body of a 54-year-old Florida man along the wood line of the highway, after receiving a call from a motorist around 7:20 a.m. local time Tuesday.  The body was located approximately 25 feet from his vehicle which was parked on the shoulder of the northbound lanes.

Authorities are waiting on an autopsy to determine the man's cause of death.  At this time, no foul play is suspected.  

The man's name is not being released until next of kin have been notified. 

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