Hunter Finds Body Near Railroad Tracks In Dyersburg

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(Dyersburg, TN) A hunter found a body near some railroad tracks in Dyersburg Tuesday afternoon.

The body was east of South Main Street, in the Forked Deere River area.

Dyersburg Police and the Dyer County Sheriff's Office both worked the scene and collected evidence.

The remains were sent to the Shelby County Medical Examiner's Office to be IDed and for a cause of death to be determined.

The tracks belong to TennKen Railroad.