UPDATE: Wyoming man’s body found near railroad tracks in Pennington County

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UPDATED 12:35 p.m. 

PENNINGTON COUNTY, S.D. (KELO) — The man found Sunday evening near the railroad tracks between Wall and Wasta has been identified. 

It was 45-year-old Justin Johnson from Hulett, Wyoming. The investigation into the circumstances of his death continues.
 
Deputies found Johnson’s body about 100 yards off Interstate 90 at mile marker 105, Sunday. 
An autopsy is scheduled this week.
 


7:16 a.m. 

The Pennington County Sheriff’s office is investigating after a body was found near some railroad tracks.

Deputies were called to the area between Wall and Wasta Sunday afternoon.

The body of a man was located about 100 yards off Interstate 90.

Investigators are working to identify the individual and determine a cause of death.

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