Man found dead under a bridge in Florence

Published: Feb. 8, 2016 at 9:48 AM CST|Updated: Mar. 7, 2016 at 11:01 AM CST
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FLORENCE, AL (AP) - Police say the body of a man has been found underneath a bridge in northwest Alabama.

Florence Police Sgt. Brad Holmes tells the TimesDaily ( that children found the man's body on Friday night at the Singing River Bridge overlook, which is accessible from a street. The man's name has not been released.

Police Chief Ron Tyler says the body was sent for an autopsy to determine the cause of death.

Holmes says the death was likely from natural causes.

Tyler says there were no signs of foul play found.

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