Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ECTOR COUNTY – Ector County deputies are investigating after a body was found on Wednesday morning.

We're told the body was found in a pasture on the service road of the 2400 block of South Interstate 20.

Officials say a decomposed body of a white male believed to be between the age of 35 and 45 was found in the pasture that is part of an electrical substation.

Officials believe that the body may have been there for a week or more.

The identity of the body has not yet been released.

The body will be sent to Tarrant County for an autopsy.