A body was found Wednesday afternoon in Gregg County off Highway 42 near the intersection of River Road.
According to the Gregg County Sheriff’s office, a deputy was checking the area around noon, when he was prompted to stop after seeing a vehicle. The body was found in the area.
After the body was discovered, the criminal investigation unit was contacted. They have begun an investigation, but at this time, authorities do not believe this case is criminal in nature.
The body has not been identified.
No other information has been released at this time.
KETK will continue to keep you updated as we learn more information.