Authorities investigating after body found under Stillwater bridge

STILLWATER, Okla. — Authorities are investigating after a body was found under a bridge early Sunday morning in Stillwater.

Shortly before 6 a.m., police responded to the area near East Virginia Avenue and Perkins Road after receiving a report that a body was found. Officers found a dead man under a bridge at 500 East Virginia Ave.

Witnesses told police they found the body just before calling 911, according to a news release. They didn’t know how long the body was there.

Police said investigators later identified the man and learned he had a home in Stillwater. They did not release the man’s name.

The death does not appear to be suspicious, according to police.