Saskatchewan

Foul play not suspected after body found north of Regina

RCMP say foul play is currently not suspected in the death of the person whose body was found north of Regina on Monday afternoon.

RCMP say victim is a 29-year-old man

A body was discovered in a ditch northwest of Regina on Monday. Traffic was blocked in one direction on Highway 11. (Matt Howard/CBC)

RCMP say foul play is currently not suspected in the death of the person whose body was found north of Regina on Monday afternoon.

The victim was a 29-year-old man, according to RCMP. The body was found in the ditch just off of Highway 11, near the new overpass north of the city.

Northbound traffic was delayed while police attended the scene.

A forensic autopsy took place Tuesday. RCMP said there are still more tests to be done by the Saskatchewan Coroners Service.

Police did not release the victim's name.