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(A body was found in a Blackstone Avenue driveway in Akron on Jan. 7, 2014.)

(A body was found in a Blackstone Avenue driveway in Akron on Jan. 7, 2014.)

(A body was found in a Blackstone Avenue driveway in Akron on Jan. 7, 2014.)

AKRON, Ohio —The man found dead in his driveway by a postal worker has been identified.

According to the Summit County Medical Examiner’s Office, the man is David Jones, 42, of Blackstone Avenue.

An official cause of death will not be determined until toxicology results are available, but the medical examiner’s office said cold temperatures contributed to the cause of death.

Jones’ body was found around noon on Tuesday.

The postal carrier immediately notified authorities.

Investigators at the scene told Fox 8 Jones appeared to have been exposed to the elements for a considerable amount of time before he was found.

Foul play was not immediately suspected.

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