An autopsy is scheduled after a body is found in a ditch in Beaver Dam, Kentucky.

According to the Chief of Police Mike Allen, a person’s body was found submerged in water along US 231 near Young Manufacturing. The call came in just after 2 p.m. Tuesday.

It’s unclear how the person died or who the person is.

An autopsy will be performed on Wednesday morning at 9:00 in Madisonville.

This is an ongoing investigation.

We will continue to update information as it becomes available.

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(This story was originally published on March 26, 2019)