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Police Identify Body Found Lying on I-71
COLUMBUS (Ken Hines) -- Police have identified a woman whose body was struck by several vehicles while lying on I-71.
The body of 22-year-old Jessica Lynn Nichols was removed from the highway early Wednesday morning. Callers began reporting the situation to 911 dispatchers at approximately 5 a.m., including motorists who had struck the body while driving.
"I think I ran [her] over, she was already laying in the road," a driver said during a 911 call. "They're just running and running it over. Hurry up and get somebody out here!"
Investigators are working to determine how Nichols's body ended up on the highway.