Columbia, SC (WLTX) - Richland County deputies are investigating after a man's body was found in northeast Richland County.

The discovery was made around 10:45 a.m. Wednesday on Interstate 77 North near mile marker 19, which is the Farrow Road exit.

Officers say construction workers who were surveying the area found the remains in a ditch.

Officers are currently working to determined how the body got there, and whether foul play is involved.