Dead body found at Superior Creek Lodge

Dead body found in Superior Creek Lodge parking lot. / Matt Prichard

Residents of the Superior Creek Lodge got quite the scare Monday morning after a man's body was found outside the registration office.

The body was found around 6:00 AM at the Superior Creek Lodge on North Slappey Boulevard, and was transported to Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital for further tests.

Medical officials believe the death to be of natural causes, and the property owner explained to FOX 31 that the man had taken a smoke break and never came back.

FOX 31 will be updating this story throughout the day.