TCSO investigating body found in truck in East Austin

The Travis County Sheriff's Office is investigating a body that was found in a truck Sunday.

AUSTIN (KXAN) — The Travis County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a body that was found in the bed of a truck Sunday.

According to Austin-Travis County EMS, they received a call about a person in a vehicle on the side of the road at the 5800 block of North State Highway 130 near the intersection at FM 969.

When officials arrived on scene, they found a man’s body that had obvious signs of rigor mortis.

Travis County Sheriff’s Office says they are investigating the death but will not know the cause of death until the body has been sent to the Medical Examiner’s Office. The death has not been ruled as suspicious at this time.

The body has not been identified at this time.

KXAN will continue to update this story as more information is released.

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