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Report: Body Found Near Railroad Tracks On South Side

UPDATE (April 29, 2019):

The Allegheny County Medical Examiner's Office has identified the man as 38-year-old Steven O'Brien. They have not yet released the cause of his death.

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) -- Officials are investigating after a body was reportedly found on Pittsburgh's South Side Thursday morning.

The discovery was made around 8 a.m. on South 7th Street, near the railroad tracks off of East Carson Street.

According to our news partners at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, the man's body was spotted near a fence, and the death does not appear to be recent.

The investigation continues.

Stay with KDKA for the latest on this developing story.

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