Police have started an investigation into why a man was found deceased on railroad tracks in Fort Frances over the weekend.

The Fort Frances OPP says 46-year-old Sterling Macintyre was found deceased on August 13 at roughly 3 a.m. on the Crowe Avenue railroad tracks, and the cause of death is unknown at this time.

A post-mortem examination is scheduled for later this week, and at this point, no foul play is suspected.

The OPP is continuing to investigate the incident along with the Office of the Chief Coroner for Ontario and Canadian National (CN) Police. Anyone with any information is asked to contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).