Authorities investigate body found in Mountain Springs

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MOUNTAIN SPRINGS, Nev. (AP) — Authorities are investigating after a body was found along a highway near Mountain Springs.

The body was found Wednesday along State Route 160 at mile marker 22. Nevada Highway Patrol Trooper Loy Hixson says the death appears to be unrelated to a traffic incident.

Las Vegas police are handling the investigation.

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