HAYS, Kan. (KSNW) – The Ellis County Sheriff’s Department and the Ellis County Coroner is seeking information into the investigation of a fatality that occurred five miles south of Hays.

On Sunday night, a motorist found the body of a man around 10:15 p.m. in the 700 block of 240th Avenue.

The man has been identified as 22-year-old Dylan Weiser of Thornton, Colorado. Weiser had formerly lived in La Crosse.

Anyone who may have traveled in the location between the hours of 5:30 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. is requested to call the Ellis County Sheriff’s Office at 785-625-1040 or the Kansas Bureau of Investigation at 1-800-KS-CRIME.