Construction crews discovered a man's body in a drainage ditch near Highway 290.



According to reports, they found the body near Barker Cypress Road shortly after 2 a.m. Saturday.

Detectives said the victim's death may have been accidental and that it appeared he had been walking along a steep area of the drainage ditch and fell in.



The victim's body was transported to the medical examiner's office for further examination.



His identity has not been released.