Authorities work to ID body found at Virgie

VIRGIE, Ky. — Authorities have confirmed that a body was found Monday morning at Virgie.

The body was found on Long Fork Road just after 7 a.m., near a park area near the old George F. Johnson school.

The body has been sent to the State Medical Examiner’s Office for autopsy and identification.

The incident remains under investigation by Kentucky State Police.