FREMONT, Neb. -- Authorities have identified a body found by construction crews on Highway 275 near Fremont on Thursday.

According to the Dodge County Sheriff's Office, the highway was shut down for several hours as authorities investigated the scene.

While the body has been identified, the name is still being withheld until next of kin is notified.

The investigation remains ongoing, and authorities say there is no immediate threat to the community.