ROWAN COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT/WKYT)- Authorities are investigating after a driver found a man dead in the middle of a road in Rowan County.
Sister station WKYT reports that according to the coroner, the body was discovered around 8 p.m. in the middle of Old Mercantile Road off of US 60. The driver immediately called 911.
The coroner identified the victim as 33-year-old Anthony Bryan Nickel, of Morehead.
Officials have not yet released the cause and manner of death. An autopsy is scheduled to take place in Frankfort on Sunday.