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Man found dead in Zellwood, deputies say

Orange County deputies find a body by Haas Road

The Orange County Sheriff's Office say a body of a man was found on the side of the road in Zellwood.
The Orange County Sheriff's Office say a body of a man was found on the side of the road in Zellwood. (Copyright 2020 by WKMG ClickOrlando - All rights reserved.)

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – A body was found on the side of the road in Zellwood in Orange County on Tuesday, according to the Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies said they were called to Plymouth Sorrento and Haas Roads in Orange County for a man down call around 8:14 a.m.

Deputies said they discovered the body of a man in the area and are now investigating the death as a homicide.

Multiple sheriff’s office vehicles were seen blocking off the area as investigators canvassed the area. The medical examiner was called to the area to assist.

Investigators did not say how long the body was there. The name of the man has not been released at this time.

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