ASHLAND- The Nebraska State Patrol has identified a man found inside a vehicle in a creek near Ashland.

The man is identified as 50 year old Shawn McWilliams, of Omaha. The pickup was discovered Thursday morning by a worker mowing in the area. McWilliams’ vehicle was found in a creek underneath an Interstate 80 bridge near mile marker 422. The vehicle was not visible to passing traffic on I-80 and is believed to have been there for some time. No criminal activity is suspected to be involved.

The investigation is ongoing.