Morgan Co. authorities probe deaths of man, woman

Authorities in Morgan County say two people found dead over the weekend may have died from drug overdoses.

Morgan County Coroner Russ Beard said the body of a female was found Sunday afternoon in a hotel on U.S. 31 in Decatur.

He also said the body of a 27-year-old male was discovered in a parked vehicle in Falkville.

Beard declined to release the names of either victim.

Falkville Police Chief Chris Free said its possible both victims attended a drug party at a local motel.

Free said the bodies were sent to a forensics lab in Huntsville to determine the exact cause of death.