Corvallis police investigate body found in tent

One man was taken to the hospital with critical injuries

Crime scene, file. (Tex Texin via Flickr Creative Commons)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — While responding to a call of a man with a gunshot wound near the Orleans Natural Area in Corvallis, police found a body in a tent.

Witnesses told police a man shot himself along Hwy 34 around 2:30 p.m. on March 10. That man was taken to the hospital with critical injuries, Corvallis police said.

The body, which also had gunshot wounds, was found in a tent in a wooded area near the highway

No identities or further details were immediately released by police. The investigation is ongoing.