Police investigate death after body is found on Interstate 71 - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Police investigate death after body is found on Interstate 71

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Metro police are waiting for autopsy results after a man was found dead on Interstate 71.

Witnesses located the man's body about 10 o'clock Thursday night below the tall Poplar Hill Court bridge on I-71, just before the Watterson Expressway.

Police are calling it a death investigation.

Traffic on I-71 south was blocked for about an hour.

Police are hoping an autopsy will help explain how the man died.

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