BLADEN COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — The Bladen County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a death of a man that was found on Pine Tree Road near Tar Heel early Tuesday morning.
Deputies responded to the area around 7:30 a.m. with emergency medical services.
Deputies say a man driving through the area contacted the sheriff’s office about the incident.
The victim has been identified as 37-year-old Zebulon David Nichols, of Fayetteville.
The investigation is continuing pending an autopsy.
Foul play is not suspected at this point.