In Jackson County, police are investigating the death of a woman found near U.S. 51.
The body was found Tuesday morning on Potter’s Road in Makanda. The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office says the woman is white and around 40 years old, but did not release her identity as of Wednesday morning because family had not been notified.
An autopsy is scheduled for Wednesday morning. Anyone who may have any information about the incident is asked to call the sheriff’s office at (618) 687-3822.