LEXINGTON, Ky. (FOX 56) – Human remains were found near Paris Pike and the I-75 ramp on Friday.

At 2:10 p.m. Lexington police officers were sent to investigate a report of possible human remains. The Fayette County Coroner’s Office took the remains off for further investigation.

According to the coroner’s office, the partial skeletal remains have been identified as human and Coroner Gary Ginn confirmed this is an ongoing death investigation to search for additional remains.

Ginn also said authorities are working to identify the remains and determine the circumstances surrounding the death.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to contact Lexington Police by calling (859) 258-3600.

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