(WTVM) - Lee County Coroner Bill Harris has identified the man found deceased on a major interstate Saturday as 54-year-old John Michael Maines of Tennessee.
Maines was positively identified through fingerprints. The cause of death per a postmortem exam indicated he died of natural causes due to liver, heart, kidney and gastrointestinal problems. There was no evidence of any significant trauma.
His family was notified in Pennsylvania and stated that he was a traveler and was probably on his way to Florida. His remains will be returned to Pennsylvania per the family's request.