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Partially-buried body discovered on Big Island

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Hawaii Crime and Courts: August 1, 2022

HAWAII COUNTY, Hawaii (KITV4) -- Big Island police are investigating after a partially-buried body was uncovered on a remote side road off Highway 11, in the Kau District on the southern part of Hawaii Island.

The discovery was made on Thursday, July 28, just to the south of the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park boundary, investigators said.

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