MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Miami-Dade Police are investigating after a man’s body found on the side of the road on SW 248th Street near 107th Avenue.READ MORE: 3 Children Injured In NW Miami-Dade Crash
The call came in around 4 a.m.READ MORE: Miami-Dade Residents Gather To Protest Closure Of Matheson Hammock Park's West Entrance
Police said when they arrived on the scene, they first thought it could have been a hit and run. However, they now don’t think that. The death is now being investigated as a homicide.
Investigators are surveying the scene and taking photos, trying to figure out what happened. Police divers are searching a nearby body of water for any of the man’s belongings.MORE NEWS: RNC Donors Gather To Hear Trump, Others In Palm Beach, The GOP's 'New Political Power Center'
At this point, it is unclear how the man died, police have not released his identity.