Man found dead along I-5 remains unidentified

EVERETT — The Snohomish County Medical Examiner’s Office is looking for help identifying a man whose body was found early Monday near an I-5 overpass in Everett.

The man was described as being between 18 and 30 years old and white or of mixed race descent. He was 5 foot 10, weighed 188 pounds and had dark brown to black hair. He also had brown eyes, no tattoos and scarring on his upper back.

Troopers with the Washington State Patrol were sent to an area just beneath the 75th Street overpass around 3:30 a.m. Monday.

The man was found unconscious off the right shoulder of the freeway.

He was taken to Providence Regional Medical Center Everett where he was pronounced dead.

Detectives are investigating how the man ended up along the freeway.

Anyone with information that could help identify the man is asked to call the medical examiner’s office at 425-438-6200.

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