Angul, Feb 10: The body of a man was found lying along the road under mysterious circumstances near Karatpata in Bantala area of this district today.
The identity of the deceased is yet to be known.
According to sources, some local residents spotted the body in the morning and alerted the local police. A motorcycle was also found near the body.
Later, the police reached the spot and seized the body for post-mortem.
Though the exact reason behind his death is yet to be ascertained, locals suspected that the man was killed in an elephant attack.