Man’s body found by old train depot in Columbia

Courtesy: Columbia Police Department

COLUMBIA, Tenn. (WKRN) – Police are continuing to investigate after a 59-year-old man was found dead near the old train depot in Columbia Wednesday morning.

Ronnie Lainer’s body was found around 9 a.m. by a passerby who was walking on a railroad access path at the intersection of Depot and South High streets.

At this time, Lainer’s cause of death has not been determined. An autopsy will be conducted on Thursday.

Anyone with information is urged to call police at 931-560-1670 or Crime Stoppers at 931-381-4900.

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