Harrison County Deputies investigating death of woman found near I-20
POSTED: Monday, October 7, 2013 - 1:06pm
UPDATED: Monday, October 7, 2013 - 9:41pm
Harrison County, Texas (KETK) — Harrison County officials are investigating the death of a woman who's body was found on the side of Interstate 20.
It happened around 1:00 p.m at Farm to Market Road 450 and Interstate 20.
Two 18-wheeler drivers had pulled off the highway to check their tires and found the body on the entrance ramp to Eastbound I-20.
On arrival, deputies found a white female, 30 to 40 years old with short blonde hair, no tattoos on her back. She was wearing only a light blue pullover top and a white bra.
She was found eight feet from the roadway and appeared to have been there for 6 to 10 hours.
Her body was sent to Tyler and a full autopsy has been ordered by Judge George who pronounced her dead at the scene.
If anyone has any information on this incident they are asked to call the Harrison County Sheriff's Office at 903-923-4000.