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Police investigating after man found dead in NW Houston ditch

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HOUSTON – Houston police are investigating the cause of death of a man who was found Friday in a ditch in northwest Houston. 

Police the man was found at 6:50 p.m. lying in a ditch in the 5800 block of Raywood Boulevard. 

Houston firefighters were called to the scene and pronounced the man dead, police said. 

The man did not have any obvious signs of trauma. Police said they are awaiting autopsy results to determine his cause of death. The identity of the man is also pending the results. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact Houston police or Crime Stoppers.