OREGON, Wis. — A highway was closed after a truck driver found a body on the side of the road near Oregon, Wisconsin, Wednesday evening.
Channel3000 reports that the driver found the body in a ditch in the area of County Highways MM and A shortly after 5 p.m. Wednesday.
“What we’re asking is that anybody that lives nearby that might have Ring doorbell footage, that might’ve… heard or seen anything in the last 24 hours, we’d certainly like them to reach out to us,” Dane County Sheriff’s Office spokesperson Elise Schaffer told Channel3000.
CTH MM south of CTH A is currently closed in both directions for a fatality investigation. Please find an alternative route.
— Dane County Sheriff’s Office (@DaneSheriff) June 9, 2022
Deputies canvassed the area and talked to nearby residents to gather information. The cause and circumstances of the person’s death are still unclear.
Anyone with information can contact the sheriff’s office at 608-255-2345 or a tip line at 608-284-6900.
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