LILLIWAUP, Wash. — Authorities say deputies are responding to a report that human remains have been discovered near a U.S. Forest Service Road north of Shelton in the Lilliwaup area.

KOMO-TV reports ( ) the remains were found on a U.S. Forest Service road Wednesday near the trailhead to upper and lower Lena Lake.

The Mason County Sheriff’s Office said on Twitter that a special operations team was heading up to the area in steep terrain to assist.

Information from: KOMO-TV,

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