HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Police were called to a wooded area near the intersection of Gala Drive and Blue Spring Road Thursday afternoon after a badly decomposed body was found hanging from a tree.
Investigators secured the area and determined the person’s death was a suicide. They did not immediately know the person’s gender, though.
Huntsville rescue crews were called to the scene to help recover the body from the tree.
The area where the body was found is near a walking trail in between two subdivisions.