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Body discovered under bridge in Chesterfield County

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CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) -

State Police are in the middle of a death investigation at 895 and Route 150 in Chesterfield County.

Around 1:40 p.m. Sunday, troopers were called to the scene of an abandoned vehicle on eastbound 895 over the James River, that's the Pocahontas Parkway.

After searching the area the body of a man was discovered below the 895 bridge. The body will be transported to the Office of Chief Medical Examiner in Richmond to determine cause and manner of death and for positive identification.

Foul play is not considered a factor and the death investigation is being conducted as an apparent suicide.

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