CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — A death investigation is underway after a 21-year-old man was found unconscious in the middle of a Clarksville road early Thursday morning.

Police said the male victim was found in the middle of Tiny Town Road around 4 a.m. with a bump on his head and bleeding from his nose and ears. He was rushed to Tennova Healthcare where he was pronounced dead. He was later identified as 22-year-old Mareck Brown, of Springfield.

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Clarksville police classified the death as a homicide investigation and one person has been taken into custody.

A portion of Tiny Town Road was partially closed near Allen Road as police investigate but has since reopened.

The investigation is ongoing.

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