A death investigation is underway in Hixson where human remains have been found off Boy Scout Road on Friday.

The Hamilton County Sheriff's Office says the remains were found by a hunter in a field near the 1000 block of Boy Scout Road.

HCSO investigators are working with the Hamilton County Medical Examiner’s Office to process the scene.

No names have been released at this time.

The HCSO will release more information when it becomes available.

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