Law enforcement investigating after man found dead near Menoken Road and US 24

TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) – Law enforcement agencies were on the scene Monday morning of an incident in northwest Shawnee County.

The incident closed a portion of Menoken Road at U.S. Highway 24 while crews investigated a report of an unresponsive man in a vehicle. When crews arrived on scene they found the man inside the vehicle was dead.

The Shawnee County Sheriff’s Office said the incident is being investigated as a suicide at this time.

The name of the deceased is not being released until family members have been notified.

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