CHESNEE, S.C. (WSPA) – A man was found dead near railroad tracks Sunday afternoon in Chesnee.

According to the Spartanburg County Sheriff’s Office, deputies received a man down call for service on Ezell Road.

Upon arrival, deputies found a dead person lying near the railroad tracks that run underneath Ezell Road. 

Based on the investigation, the Spartanburg County Coroner’s Office said it appears the man slid down the hill where he was found.

The coroner’s office identified the man as Joshua Tyler Walls, 27.

This incident remains under investigation.