Passerby finds body on side of Orange County road

Deputies launch death investigation

ORLANDO, Fla. – A passerby discovered a body on the shoulder of an Orange County road, prompting a death investigation.

The Orange County Sheriff's Office said the man's body was found around 4 a.m. Wednesday along Boggy Creek Road near Airport Drive.

The victim, identified by deputies as as Jose Rivera-Rivera, 40, suffered trauma to the body and was pronounced dead at the scene, according to deputies.

Homicide and forensics investigators were called to the scene.

Boggy Creek Drive was closed between Airport Park Drive and Richard E. Johnson Road.

No other details have been released.

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