Body found near gas station outside Atlanta

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MARIETTA, Ga. — Authorities in Cobb County are investigating after a body was discovered by firefighters who were called to a brush fire in Cobb County.

Cobb fire Lt. Denell Boyd says the body was found early Wednesday in a wooded area off Windy Hill Road near Interstate Highway 75.

Boyd says the body was found behind a convenience store that's been undergoing renovations.

Boyd says the firefighters put out the fire, then spotted the body. Authorities haven't provided a description of the victim.

 
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