(WSIL) -- Troopers and Detectives with Kentucky State Police are on the scene of a suspicious death near the Cherry Corner area of southern Calloway County.
A deceased body was located in a roadside ditch by a passerby around 7:00 a.m. Friday morning.
Calloway County Sheriff's Deputies initially responded to the scene and requested detectives from Kentucky State Police respond to investigate.
Detectives are requesting the public's assistance in identifying the deceased person.
The body is described as a white female between the ages of 25 and 35, approximately 6'1", weighing roughly 310 lbs. She has light brown and blondish hair and was wearing purple framed glasses. The female was located wearing a white "Murray State University" T-shirt, black Capri pants, and blue Crocs.
The investigation is ongoing by Kentucky State Police, Post 1 detectives.