Published: Aug 05, 2014 12:16 PM EDT
Updated: Aug 06, 2014 10:06 AM EDT

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Lee County Sheriff's Office is investigating a body found off southbound I-75, beyond Exit 136 (Colonial Blvd.).

According to deputies, a woman's was body was found in high grass next to a fence, about twenty yards off the edge of southbound I-75. Our WINK News crew saw the body from the road. The woman was partially clothed and laying face up.

One lane of traffic was blocked for several hours.

The medical examiner removed the body mid-afternoon.

The woman's identity and cause of death have not yet been released.

Count on WINK News to bring you more information as soon as it becomes available.