Officials: Homeless man found frozen to death on Patchogue-Yaphank Road in Medford

Authorities say the wintry weather has claimed the life of a man in Suffolk County.

Authorities say the wintry weather has claimed the life of a man in Suffolk County. (12/15/13)

MEDFORD - Authorities say the wintry weather has claimed the life of a man in Suffolk County.

Officials say the lifeless body of a man was found frozen in a sump at around 4 p.m. Saturday. Authorities at the scene told News 12 that the man is believed to have been homeless.

The grisly discovery was made along Patchogue-Yaphank Road in Medford.

The victim's identity is not yet known, and it remains unclear how the remains were discovered.

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