FIRST ON CBS7: Authorities identify body found in Midland County
UPDATE: New details have been released after a body was found in Midland County on Tuesday morning.
According to the Midland County Sheriff's Office, the man has been identified as 28-year-old Kayden Gass.
The sheriff's office says that Gass's body was found laying partially in the roadway at 5 a.m.
The cause of death was not released as the sheriff's office continues their investigation.
Midland County Sheriff Richard Gillette tells CBS7 a body was found this morning in a field near the 9900 block of County Road 1270 near the Midland International Airport.
He says the body has been identified, but they are working on contacting next of kin so they're not releasing the name.
Investigators are not sure yet what the cause of death was.
An oil field worker found the body this morning.