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Winston-Salem man’s body found in Person Co.

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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Person County deputies are investigating the death of a Winston-Salem man whose body was found at a marina on Friday morning.

WTVD reports the body of Alton Lee Bell, 20, was found at the Hyco Marina in Leasburg.

Deputies told WTVD Bell was part of a group of independent contractors who had worked to clear storm debris along the east coast. Bell’s group was passing through when they stopped at the marina to take a break.

Bell’s body was transported to the state medical examiners office for an autopsy.

Foul play is not suspected.

Source: WTVD