Man found dead in E. Wash. ditch died of cold

MEDICAL LAKE, Wash. (AP) — The Spokane County medical examiner says that a man whose body was found in a ditch near Medical Lake, Wash., died of hypothermia.

The Spokesman Review reports ( ) that the medical examiner identified the man as 53-year-old Bruce King. Further investigation was planned to determine the manner of death.

County sheriff's Deputy Mark Gregory said earlier that the body was found Sunday near an intersection.


Information from: The Spokesman-Review,

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