IRON COUNTY – Police responding to a call regarding suspicious circumstances located the body of a dead man near a mine west of Cedar City Saturday.
Officials responded to the call at about 4 p.m., and the body is that of a 51-year-old male.
According to a press release from the Iron County Sheriff’s Office, the circumstances surrounding the death are under investigation.
The victim’s name has not been released, and specific details about the location of the mine were not provided. Police said the report that came in was involving suspicious circumstances, but they did not elaborate.
FOX 13 News will have more information as it becomes available.