Body found along Aberdeen highway, State Patrol seeks tips

ABERDEEN, Wash. – The Washington State Patrol closed one lane of Highway 12 yesterday evening to investigate a body that was found in a ditch off of the Eastbound lanes just outside of Aberdeen. The remains of what they believe is an adult female were found around 4:30 Tuesday, when a motorist pulled over nearby. Investigators said they believe the body was in the ditch at least overnight, and appeared to have been hit by a passing car.  If you have any possible information regarding this collision, please call trooper Mullins with the Washington State Patrol at 360-473-0300.