The Dodge County Sheriff’s Office has publicly identified the body of a man found on Thursday afternoon on U.S. Highway 275.
Authorities identified the man as Yashua Martinez, 27, of La Vista.
Construction crews discovered Martinez’s body at about 2:30 Thursday afternoon on Highway 275, south of Morningside Road.
Officials identified the body on Friday, but withheld the identity from the public until the family was notified.
The investigation is still ongoing. The sheriff’s office says there is no risk to the public at this time.