Madison County Sheriff’s Office identifies 40-year-old man in death investigation on Jeff Road

MADISON COUNTY, Ala. – The Madison County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed 40-year-old Patrick Lamont Mastin died this morning on Jeff Road. The investigations supervisor says the death appears to be of natural causes. According to officials, his family has been notified.

Authorities say drivers noticed a person lying on the ground and called 911. Officials responded and began a death investigation. The Sheriff’s Office says that at this point the cause of death is unknown and Mastin will be taken to the Alabama Department of Forensics for an autopsy.

There is no further information at this time but officials say there is no information to indicate this was a homicide.

Jeff road was blocked for some time Wednesday morning. It has since reopened.