FALL RIVER — Massachusetts State Police are investigating after a body was found on the highway that runs under Government Center in Fall River.

Massachusetts State Police assigned to the Dartmouth Barracks confirm to WBSM News that a body was discovered in the westbound lanes of I-195 at around 6 a.m. on Tuesday morning.

State Police were not able to provide further details, including the gender or age of the deceased person. The cause of death has not yet been determined.

This story will be updated.