Body found in Pittsburgh's South Side

PITTSBURGH — A body was found Thursday morning in Pittsburgh’s South Side.

The discovery was made about 8 a.m. near a fence by train tracks along South 7th Street, above East Carson Street, police said.

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Investigators said the body is that of a male. His death does not appear to be recent, according to police.

The body was taken to the Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s Office.

Pittsburgh police are investigating.