Regina Police are investigating after a man’s body was discovered near Ring Road Wednesday morning.
A Regina Police spokesperson says police were dispatched to an area east of Highway 1, south of Assiniboine Road around 5:30.
According to police, a driver, in the northbound lanes of the Highway 1 bypass, reported what appeared to be a deceased person, in a field east of the roadway.
Motorists in the area noticed a collection of police cars in the area and tweeted traffic was backing up. Police investigated and discovered the body.
The man has been identified and notification of his next of kin is underway.
Police say they are working in conjunction with the Office of the Chief Coroner to fully investigate and clarify the circumstances surrounding this death.