Deceased person found on trail near West Gate Blvd

The Austin Police Department is conducting an investigation after a deceased person was found on a trail near West Gate Boulevard on Thursday night. 

According to Austin-Travis County Emergency Medical Services, first responders with ATCEMS and the Austin Fire Department were dispatched to a trail near the 4400 block of West Gate Boulevard around 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 28 for reports of a person suffering from a medical issue. When first responders arrived on scene, the male was already deceased. 

He is believed to be a male in his thirties, according to ATCEMS. 



The Austin Police Department will be investigating the circumstances surrounding his death. 



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