HPD: Human skeletal remains found near Texas Medical Center

An autopsy has been order to determine a cause of death

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HOUSTON - An autopsy has been ordered for the human skeletal remains found by a worker checking a pipeline in an open field near the Texas Medical Center, Houston police said.

Investigators said the remains were found around 3 p.m. Wednesday afternoon at 9550 Fannin.

Authorities are hoping autopsy will provide further details on a possible identity and circumstances of the death.

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