The death of a man whose body was found near a Green River Cemetery is under investigation, according to the Sweetwater County Sheriff's and Sweetwater County Coroner's offices.

The two agencies released the following joint statement on Thursday:

In a joint release, the Sweetwater County Sheriff’s Office and Sweetwater County Coroner’s Office announced that they are investigating the death of 18-year- old Green River resident, Brett McKeehan.  McKeehan was located, deceased, approximately ¾ mile east of the Riverview Cemetery in Green River at approximately 8:30 a.m. this morning (May 16, 2019) by Sheriff’s Deputies.  McKeehan died as a result of injuries sustained from a fall.  The case remains under investigation, though foul play is not suspected, and no additional details will be released at this time.