Death near Wellston is under investigation

Body found alongside a Lincoln County road Wednesday evening.
BY MATT DINGER mdinger@opubco.com Published: October 25, 2012
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The body of a man was found alongside a Lincoln County road Wednesday evening, and his death is being investigated as a homicide, authorities said.

The body has not been identified, but it was found just southwest of Wellston, Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation spokeswoman Jessica Brown said. Agents were called to the scene about 7:30 p.m., she said.

Information regarding any trauma to the body was not available Wednesday night.

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