Woman’s death called suspicious

WALKER (AP) – Authorities in eastern Iowa said the death of a woman found in the middle of a road is suspicious.

The Linn County sheriff’s office said authorities received a call Wednesday morning about an unresponsive woman lying in the middle of a road in rural Walker.

Emergency responders pronounced the women dead. Her identity and cause of death are unknown at this time.

An autopsy will be performed at the state crime lab in Ankeny.