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Body found in truck in Jackson County, WV

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A man's body was recovered from a truck after the truck was found in Sandy Creek in Jackson County.

The truck was spotted behind a gas station off the Silverton exit on I-77.  Police found the body inside the truck and removed it.  Crews are working to pull the truck from the creek.

Police believe the man was traveling south on I-77 when he struck the median went airborne and landed in the creek.  Police believe the body may have been there for three or four days. 

The water line on the truck was below the windows but mud lines show that water in the creek was above the truck at one time.

The West Virginia State Police believe the man died on impact.  They have not released the identity of the man.

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