Miami Beach

Body washes ashore on Miami Beach

Early morning beach goers made a disturbing discovery on Miami Beach Tuesday. A body was found washed ashore on the sand at 68th and Collins Avenue.

According to Miami Beach Police spokesman Juan Sanchez, there was some type of head wound but it’s unknown what caused it.

In video from Chopper 4, the body could be spotted at the water’s edge covered with a yellow tarp.

The Medical Examiner will determine the person’s identity and cause of death.