OXFORD, Miss. (WTVA) -- Lafayette County authorities say the death of a man found under a bridge Monday morning appears to be an accident.
Investigators say those were the preliminary findings of an autopsy for Gary Darnell Blackmon. 49, of Abbeville.
Blackmon's body was found under a bridge on Highway 7 North near Abbeville Monday morning.
His body was found a couple of hours after a missing person's report was filed with the Lafayette County Sheriff's Department.
Investigators say they are continuing to talk to to people in the community about the incident and consider the investigation still open.