Skeletal remains found in Hancock County

Human remains were found in Colorado on July 24, 2019. This photo is a generic image provided by MGN/Pixaby.

HANCOCK COUNTY, Ohio (WTVG) - The Hancock County Sheriff's Office is investigating after skeletal remains were found near railroad tracks.

According to a press release, deputies found the remains near tracks West of Arcadia just before 3:30 PM Wednesday.

The remains were taken to the Lucas County coroner to be identified.

The incident remains under investigation.