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Man's body found lying in Bellmead street identified


A man's body is being sent for an autopsy after police found the body lying in the middle of a Bellmead street. Bellmead police have identified the victim as 42-year-old Curtis Scott Jr.

Bellmead police and fire personnel were dispatched for a report of someone lying in the roadway in the 3800 block of Bellmead Drive Friday morning at 2:40 a.m.

Scott was not breathing when authorities arrived on the scene. Police say it looked like Scott had been struck many times by passing motorists, but they did not know the cause of death.

Authorities do not know why the Scott was lying in the road. He was found wearing a white t-shirt, white and tan checkered shorts and black and white Fila shoes.

Scott was pronounced dead by a Justice of the Peace and his body was sent to Dallas for an autopsy. The cause of death is undetermined at this time.

If anyone has any information about this case, contact the Bellmead Police Department at 254-799-0251.

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