Woman's body found beneath rail pass in Palmetto

PALMETTO, Fla. - Detectives have released the name of a woman whose body was discovered Tuesday evening in Palmetto.

Two people walking in the area of 5800 U.S. 41 North around 5:30 p.m. discovered the body beneath a railroad overpass.

The body was identified as Carolyn West, 62, of Palmetto.  Her manner of death, including whether it involved foul play, wasn’t immediately apparent.

An autopsy has been scheduled for Wednesday.
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