A single set of human remains were discovered near Lead, according to the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office.
The remains were found eight miles southeast of Lead on Wednesday, according to a press release from the Sheriff’s Office.
The Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office, Lawrence County Coroner and Lawrence County Search and Rescue recovered the remains and are investigating the incident, according to the press release.
According to the press release, authorities are still working to identify the remains, but do not suspect foul play.
No other details have been released by the Sheriff’s office.