ALLAMUCHY TOWNSHIP, NJ (Warren County) – The New Jersey State Police are investigating a death after human remains were found in the grass along Interstate 80 in Warren County Thursday afternoon, according to New Jersey State Police spokesperson Trooper Charles Marchan.
Troopers responded at 12:26 p.m. to Interstate 80 eastbound at milepost 16.6 in Allamuchy Township for a report of human remains located in the grass on the right shoulder, Marchan said.
The remains were discovered by a New Jersey Department of Transportation employee who was mowing grass in the area, Marchan said.
The identification of the black male and cause of death are unknown, Marchan said.
The incident remains under investigation and no further information was available, Marchan said.