BEVERLY, MA (WHDH) —  Authorities are investigating after a person found the body of a 19-year-old man while walking on a Beverly beach early Monday morning, officials said.

A person out for a walk on Dane Street Beach found the body about 5:15 a.m., according to a spokeswoman for the Essex District Attorney’s Office. The victim’s name has not been released and foul play is not suspected, she said.

Representatives of the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner responded to the scene.

This is a developing story; stay with 7News on air and online for the latest updates.

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