DENVER (CBS4) – A death investigation is underway after a body was found near Interstate 70 in Denver Thursday morning.

Police responded to the scene at 46th Avenue and Steele Street, where Vasquez Boulevard meets I-70, at 5:35 a.m.

Denver Police are investigating the death, and say the body is that of a transient man who appears to have died of natural causes.

(credit: CBS)

(credit: CBS)