UPDATE: Woman's body found inside motel room in east Birmingham

Police are conducting a death investgation after a woman's body was found inside a room at the Motel 8 Inn in east Birmingham Friday, April 25, 2014.

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Police are conducting a death investigating in east Birmingham after a woman's body was discovered in a motel room late Friday morning, ABC 33/40 has learned. Lieutenant Sean Edwards says, at this time, the case is an unclassified death.Authorities were called to the Motel 8 Inn on in the 5000 block of 1st Avenue North around 11:30 a.m. after a maintenance worker found a woman's body inside one of the rooms. Edwards says her body has been taken to the coroner.ABC 33/40 will continue to follow this story and provide updates as more details are released.