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WARREN COUNTY, KY (WSMV) - Kentucky State Police in Bowling Green are investigating the death of a man found on the Interstate 65 southbound shoulder underneath the US-231 overpass about 20 miles from the Tennessee-Kentucky border.

The man was identified as 59-year-old Charles Douglas Morton. Investigators were unable to contact the family of Morton before releasing his name.

According to KSP, investigators arrived on scene just before 5:45 a.m. Monday and located an unresponsive man underneath the overpass along with his belongings. He was pronounced dead at the scene, and investigators do not believe that foul play was a factor.

The investigation is ongoing. If you have any information regarding the whereabouts of Morton's next of kin, you're asked to contact the Warren County Coroner's Office at 270-843-3111. is now with you on the go! Get the latest news updates and video, 4WARN weather forecast, weather radar, special investigative reports, sports headlines and much more from News4 Nashville.

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