(KMOV) – Authorities are investigating after a man was found dead at a Metro East truck stop on Wednesday.
According to police, a 50-year-old man was found dead at the Flying J truck stop at Interstate 255 and Route 15 St. Clair County.
Police say that the man was from Georgia and had been at the truck stop since at least Tuesday.
The St. Clair County coroner says that an autopsy will be conducted on Thursday to determine the exact cause of death. The coroner says that it appears the man died in his sleep.