An investigation has been launched following the discovery of a body in Gorey…
Gardai were called to the scene at Fort Rd, Gorey, in the early hours of Wednesday morning.
Gardai attended the scene at approximately 4am.
The body remains at the scene, while the area is cordoned off by the Gardai for a full technical examination.
Earlier, the cause of the person’s death had not yet been disclosed, nor had the individual’s age, as per a report on South East Radio.
The Irish Mirror have reported that the body is that of a male aged in his 20s.
“Gardaí are investigating all the circumstances in relation to the discovery of a man deceased on the side of the road.
“A file will be prepared for the Coroners Court,” a Garda spokesperson said.