By CBS13 Staff

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE (CBS13) — Authorities say no foul play is suspected after a body was found in the snow in South Lake Tahoe over the weekend.

South Lake Tahoe police say, a photographer went out on Saturday morning to take pictures when they noticed what looked like a body in a snowy meadow along Trout Creek behind the US Bank branch.

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The body appears to have been covered by the recent snowstorms, but it’s unclear how long the person was out there.

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Police say no foul play is suspected, but exactly how the person died has not yet been determined. An autopsy is pending.

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The person has yet to be identified.