Body found near interstate in Gardendale area

The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office received a call from a stranded motorist just before 10:30 Monday morning to report a body lying on the side of Interstate 65 just south of exit 271.The body of a white female with brown hair was found between the Walker Chapel Road and Fieldstown Road exits. She was clothed in only spandex type pants and a white bra. She was also wearing an orange Six Flags wristband.The cause of death is not yet known, and there were no visible signs of trauma, but detectives do not think she died at this location, but was dumped along the interstate after she died.