Death investigation underway in Laurel County
LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT) - The Laurel County Sheriff’s Department will begin a death investigation after a man was found dead in the county.
Deputies found the body near KY 552 and the railroad tracks intersection at 12:17 p.m. Saturday afternoon.
Deputies identified the victim as Brandon North, 38, and was taken to Frankfort for an autopsy.
Investigators believe North’s death was caused by a train hitting him.
This story will be updated with additional details.
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