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.