AUSTIN(KXAN)– Austin police are investigating a death, after finding a body on the Research Boulevard service road in Northwest Austin early Wednesday morning.
Police got a call about a man lying face down in the southbound on-ramp, just south of Great Hills Trail, at 2:45 a.m. He was pronounced dead just ten minutes later.
APD homicide detectives are trying to determine who the man is and how he died. They found what appears to be a homeless camp tucked under the bridge spanning the on-ramp, leading them to believe the man was sleeping there and fell to his death.
We will have live reports throughout the morning on KXAN News Today starting at 4:30 a.m.