UPDATE: Body found by Pennington County railroad tracks identified

UPDATE: We now know the name and age of the body found Sunday night near Wall has been identified.

According to a press release from the Pennington County Sheriffs Office, the body has been identified as Justin Johnson, 45, from Hulett, Wyoming.

The cause of death has not been determined at this time. An autopsy is scheduled for sometime this week.



PENNINGTON COUNTY, S.D. — Pennington County Deputies were called about a possible body at 5:16 Sunday evening.

Deputies found a deceased male near the railroad tracks at mile marker 105, about 100 yards from Interstate 90. Investigators are still working to identify the individual and determine a cause of death.

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