Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office investigating death on U.S. 98 on Okaloosa Island

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OKALOOSA ISLAND — The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office is investigating a death that occurred on Okaloosa Island early Thursday morning, according to an OCSO Facebook post.

The death occurred about 2:30 a.m. on U.S. Highway 98 near the U.S. Coast Guard Station.  

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The OCSO post says "A man who had been traveling west in a car was in the roadway when first responders arrived. He was later pronounced deceased at a local hospital."

The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a man who was found along U.S. Highway 98 on Okaloosa Island early Thursday.

No other details have been released at this time.

The OCSO post said investigators are conducting interviews and additional details will be released as facts are confirmed.