An investigation is currently underway on a male body found along U.S. 421 north near the Island Creek  Church Tuesday morning. 

A motorist discovered the body, along with a bicycle in a ditch line at the road.  The Clay County Sheriff’s Department is investigating and the identity is being with held due to family notification.

The body has now been identified as that of Teddy "Buck" Smallwood, 51, of Manchester, according to sheriff Patrick Robinson.

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