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Dead body discovered on side of the road in Rusk County

RUSK COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - Overton Police tell KLTV that a 911 caller spotted a body on the side of Denman Road near the Rusk/Smith County line.

Authorities say the victim was dead upon their arrival to the scene.

The identity of the victim has not yet been released.

The body has been sent for an autopsy.

The case is currently under investigation.

This story is developing. Check back for updates.

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