Aug 18, 2014 10:53 AM by Megan McMann
PLACERVILLE, Calif. (AP) - Authorities in El Dorado County are investigating the discovery of a dead woman along a highway.
The Sacramento Bee says a passerby reported finding the body Sunday afternoon on Highway 50 near Placerville.
Sheriff's deputies responded and located the partially decomposed remains of a female.
Detectives remained at the location into the night investigating the death.