Austin Police investigating body found in North Austin

FILE - Police lights (KXAN File Photo/Juan Salinas)
FILE - Emergency lights (KXAN File Photo/Juan Salinas)

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Austin Police are investigating a body found in North Austin Saturday morning.

According to police, the body was found along the frontage road of Interstate 35, near Parmer Lane.

Police have closed off access to the frontage road, allowing drivers to take a detour on Parmer Lane.

Authorities believe the body found is that of a transient and do not believe it is suspicious.

The scene remains under investigation. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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