Dead body found near road in Buckeye

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BUCKEYE -The following is a press release from the Buckeye Police Department:

On 1/26/09, at about 1:20 p.m., The Buckeye Police Department was called to Airport Road about a quarter of a mile south of Interstate 10.A person who was driving his recreational vehicle near Airport Road had discovered what appeared to be a dead body.

The Buckeye Patrol Division and Criminal Investigations Division responded to the scene.Preliminary investigation has disclosed that a male subject was found deceased.He appears to have been in his late 30's.There are no signs of trauma or struggle.The initial appearance is that this person died of natural causes.The Medical Examiner's Office will conduct an autopsy to determine the actual cause of death.The Police Department is attempting to locate next of kin to confirm the identity of the deceased.