FLOYD COUNTY, Ga. -- Police in north Georgia are investigating a woman's body found along a major highway Wednesday afternoon.

The body was found along Highway 411 near Cunningham Road and, according to Floyd County police spokesperson Jerome Poole, it's being investigated as a homicide until they gather more information.

The victim was a white woman in her mid-30s, Poole said. They later identified her as 32-year-old Karen Parr of Rome, Georgia. Police haven't released what they think might have happened or how long her body was on the side of the road.

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