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UPDATE: Mich. man found dead on highway

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SHAWANO (WAOW) -The Shawano County Sheriff's Department says a 22-year-old Michigan man was found unconscious on a county road early Friday and died.

The agency said Timothy Meade of Stephenson, Mich., died in an apparent hit-and-run accident.

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One man is dead after he was found unconscious on a Shawano County road early Friday morning.

According to a press release, the Shawano County Sheriff's Department received a report of a man laying on County Highway M at the Highway 29 overpass at 2:30 a.m.

The report says the man was not breathing and appeared to be hit by a car.

The 22-year-old was pronounced dead by the County Coroner at 6:30 a.m.

At this time, the incident is being investigated as a hit-and-run.

Authorities say the vehicle may be a SUV, pickup truck, or larger type vehicle, and would have been traveling eastbound toward the City of Shawano at the time of the incident.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Shawano County Sheriff's Department at (715)526-3111.

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