BRIGHTON (WWJ) – State police are investigating after a body was found on the side of a busy freeway early Monday morning.
Troopers at the Brighton Post were dispatched to the scene at around 4:30 a.m. after a 911 caller reported spotting a deceased person on the median side of eastbound M-14, near Barton Road.READ MORE: Gov. Whitmer, Lt. Gov. Gilchrist, SOS Benson React To Derek Chauvin Guilty Verdict
The victim has since been identified as a 35-year-old man from Ann Arbor.
Police say a preliminary investigation shows he might have been the victim of a hit and run as he walked along the freeway.READ MORE: Michigan Reports 5,259 New COVID-19 Cases, 85 Deaths Tuesday
His name was not immediately released.
As an investigation continues, police are looking to speak with anyone who may have witnessed the incident.MORE NEWS: Eastbound I-69 Ramps At Riley Center Road In St. Clair County Detoured Starting April 22
Those with information should call the MSP Brighton Post at 810-227-1051 and reference incident 12-3653-14.