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Police investigate death of man found hanging from tree

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Louisville Metro Police responded to a report of a dead body in a high traffic area of Louisville Saturday morning.  

A 911 call to the MetroSafe brought police to the 8400 block of Westport Road before 9 a.m. Saturday. The caller said a person was hanging from a tree.  

Officers on scene advised the person died from self-inflicted injuries. 

The incident remains under investigation. The name of the person has not been released.

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