Man's body discovered on hiking path outside Slatington
State police are investigating the death of a man discovered along the Rails To Trails hiking path about a mile south of Slatington. The body was found just before 1 p.m. Emergency personnel accessed the area by a gate at the intersection of Walnut Street and Shady Nook Lane. Numerous state troopers are at the scene along with a forensic unit. The Lehigh County Coroner has been called to the scene.