A passer-by found the body of a man in a ditch around 7 this morning near the intersection of Highway 99 and Russell Way near Everett, according to the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office. A bicycle was found nearby.
Detectives do not believe the man’s death is suspicious.
The man is believed to be a 52 years old whose last known residence was in Bothell, the Sheriff’s Office said. Cause and manner of death will be determined by the Snohomish County Medical Examiner’s Office.