Young man found dead in Wildernest home on Sunday |

Young man found dead in Wildernest home on Sunday

SUMMIT COUNTY ” A 23-year-old male was found dead in his bed Sunday morning after what appeared to be a prescription drug overdose, said Summit County Coroner Joanne Richardson.

The deceased was found at 89100 Ryan Gulch Road in Wildernest at approximately 5:20 a.m. and authorities are now working to identify the next of kin before releasing the man’s name.

“The investigation is still ongoing and we won’t know much until we get the toxicology report back,” Richardson said.

According to Richardson, the man was relatively new to the county.

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