Body found near Warren County garage

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Police say a Middletown man was found dead Monday afternoon in Warren County.

Workers found Mark Gates, 31, under his vehicle in a gravel pit just before 1:30 p.m. at the Oeder & Sons Garage at 1000 Mason Morrow Millgrove Rd.

Authorities say it appears Gates' vehicle somehow went off the side of the gravel pit, but it is unclear how he died.

The investigation is continuing pending an autopsy by the Warren County Coroner's Office. No signs of foul play were found at the time.

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