KODIAK - The body of an unidentified white male was found on Pillar Mountain Road early this morning, Kodiak police said.
Police speculate he was the victim of a hit-and-run.
Police Chief T.C. Kamai said it appears the man died of blunt-force trauma after being struck by a vehicle.
An autopsy has been ordered to determine the exact cause of death.
The body was found by a passerby.
The man's identity is being withheld pending notification of next of kin. Authorities said he appeared to be about 40 years old.