TDOT crew discovers human remains in Johnson County


State and local agents have launched an investigation following the discovery of human remains by Tennessee Department of Transportation crews in Johnson County.

TDOT Community Relations Officer Mark Nagi told WCYB that a survey team working in the county on Monday discovered a decomposing body located off of a roadway. An exact location was not released by officials.

The workers contacted local law enforcement and the remains were taken for further evaluation. Nagi noted that the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is assisting in the review.

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