Body Found Inside Vehicle Down Embankment of Highway

Body Found
Posted at 4:16 PM, Nov 11, 2015
and last updated 2015-11-11 16:16:00-05

BUFORD, Ga. (AP) — Police say a body has been found inside a vehicle down an embankment of highway in suburban Atlanta.

Local news media report that the body was found Wednesday afternoon along Interstate-985 near Buford.

Gwinnett County police spokesman Cpl. Michele Pihera says someone passing by spotted the vehicle in an embankment along the northbound lanes about two miles north of I-85.

Authorities have not released the identity of the person.

Police are still investigating the matter.