Body found in wooded area in Oak Grove

Kentucky State police are investigating an unidentified body found in Oak Grove around 6:15 p.m. on Wednesday.

An Oak Grove Police officer found the body in a wooded area on Carter Road close to Ghost Bridge.

The officer said he smelled a strong odor in the area while on patrol and found the body several feet from the road.

The cause of death is unknown at this time. An autopsy will be performed.

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