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I-55 Southbound lanes back open after man found dead

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com)- Memphis Police are investigating after a man was found dead on I-55 Saturday morning. Officers were called to I-55 and South ...

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com)- Memphis Police are investigating after a man was found dead on I-55 Saturday morning.

Officers were called to I-55 and South Parkway West just after 9:30 a.m. for a man laying unresponsive near the median.

Investigators say the man was pronounced dead on the scene.

Officers on the scene shut down traffic at the ramp and I-55/S. Parkway Westbound to the Third Street.

Memphis Police say the man may have possibly been struck by a vehicle.

This is an ongoing investigation.