Officers shut down highway after body is discovered on I-35
OKLAHOMA CITY – An Oklahoma highway was shut down on Sunday morning after a body was discovered in the northbound lanes.
Just before 1 a.m., witnesses reported seeing a body lying on I-35 at S.E. 36th St. in the northbound lanes.
Several people said they even had to swerve to miss hitting the body.
Officers quickly arrived and closed down the highway for a couple of hours while they investigated.
Authorities say a 54-year-old man was standing on the inside shoulder of I-35 when he walked in front of a vehicle and was hit.
His name has not been released.