Authorities in Hancock County called out Wednesday after someone found what are believed to be human remains.

Skeletal Remains Found

The Hancock County Sheriff's Office says just before 3:30 on Wednesday afternoon, deputies were called out to the railroad tracks west of Arcadia. When they arrived, skeletal remains were found near the tracks. The remains were sent to the Lucas County Coroner's Office, for identification. No further details are available at this time.

Press Release from the Hancock County Sheriff's Office

The Hancock County Sheriff's Office is investigating skeletal remains found. At 3:21 pm Deputies responded to the railroad tracks west of Arcadia for skeletal remains found near the tracks. The remains were taken to the Lucas County Coroner awaiting identification. At this point no other information is available.

The incident remains under investigation.

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