JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (WJHL) – A body was found in downtown Johnson City on Saturday, according to city officials.

The body was located on the railroad tracks near the State of Franklin and Division Street.

According to officials, the body was determined to be a female and was discovered at 8 p.m. on Saturday.

The Johnson City Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Divison is currently investigating the incident.

This is a developing story and News Channel 11 will have more information as it is available.