Man found dead behind Huntsville gas station – WAFF

Man found dead behind Huntsville gas station - WAFF
Police confirm heat-related death at Marathon gas station on University Drive
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WAFF) – Authorities are investigating after a person was found dead behind the Marathon gas station at the corner of University Drive and Henderson Road Tuesday afternoon.

Authorities could not confirm the cause the death pending an investigation. But officers did say they responded to three heat-related calls today.

According to Don Webster with HEMSI, one person died at a Marathon Gas Station on University Drive on Tuesday afternoon.

Police: Person dies from heat at Huntsville gas station

Police confirmed the death to AL.com news partner WHNT 19 in Huntsville. A police spokesman could not immediately be reached by AL.com.

Authorities believe the person was homeless. The station reported that the Madison County coroner was headed to the scene.


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