Houston Co. deputies investigate body found near Grapeland

GRAPELAND, TX (KTRE) - The Houston County Sheriff's Office is investigating a report of a body found in the middle of a private road near Grapeland.

According to Grapeland Police, the body is of a 51-year-old white female.

Salmon Lake Park workers discovered the body around 8:40 a.m. Tuesday on a private road, Sgt. Randy Hargrove said.

Hargrove said no signs of trauma were evident. An autopsy has been ordered to determine an exact cause of death.