Body found on I-95 overpass sidewalk in Palm Bay

Police work to identify man


PALM BAY, Fla. – A body that found lying on the sidewalk on the Palm Bay Road overpass at I-95 has been identified as a man in his 20s, authorities said.

The body was spotted by a passerby about 6 a.m. Sunday.

Detectives investigated the scene and turned the body over to the medical examiner's office for further investigation.

Police said there were no obvious signs of trauma. The man has not yet been identified.

"We have no idea as to what the cause of death is at this point," said Sgt. Mike Smith, of the Palm Bay Police Department.

Police said hundreds of cars likely passed by the man's body during the early morning hours before the discovery was made.