The Wood County Sheriff's Department is investigating the death of a man found by a group of teenagers Wednesday evening near the intersection of Highway AA and Grunewald Lane in the Town of Port Edwards.
The man's identity has not yet been released.
According to the Wisconsin Rapids newspaper, investigators say the man died of from positional asphyxiation. The death has been ruled accidental.
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