Ector County Sheriff's Office investigating body found in West Odessa

WEST ODESSA -- The Ector County Sheriff's Office is investigating after the body of a man was found on the side of the road Monday morning.

According to ECSO, their office received a call about the body at 8:50 a.m. on the side of the road at Avenue L between 8th Street and the north service road of I-20.

The body is described as that of a Hispanic man around 5'6'' in his mid 30's or early 40's.

He is also described as having a medium build, weighing 150-160 pounds.

According to ECSO, the body is being sent to Tarrant County for an autopsy.

There are no further details at this time as they continue their investigation.