Ukiah man identified as body found along Highway 101

EUREKA, CA. – A body found Monday along the Eureka-Arcata corridor has been identified as a Ukiah man.

The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office says the remains are that of 61-year-old Jeffery Michael Burk.

His body was found along northbound Highway 101 in brush near the Indianola cutoff.

Foul play is not suspected, and the Sheriff’s Office believes Burk died of natural causes.

An autopsy is scheduled for Friday.