Body of man discovered

Yukon police investigating

Yukon Public Schools will be closed Wednesday.

Yukon police are investigating the discovery of a body that appears to be that of an adult male, said police Maj. Matt Fairchild.

A man walking a dog Monday night, Dec. 28, discovered the body in the 100 block of W. 11th Street near railroad tracks at the northwest corner of Garth Brooks Boulevard and State Highway 66, Fairchild said.

An identity of the man is unknown. The body was sent to the state medical examiner’s office to determine an identity and cause of death.

Fairchild said there were no signs of foul play.

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