GREENFIELD, California — Authorities are investigating the death of man whose decomposing body was found hanging from a tree near a major highway in Northern California.
Monterey County Sheriff's Sgt. Mark Sievers says utility workers found the body Thursday in a grove of trees near a Highway 101 off-ramp in Greenfield.
Sievers says the man appeared to have been dead for several weeks.
Sievers that the coroner's office has yet to identify the man and determine a cause of death.