Man Found Dead Under NJ Beach Boardwalk Died of a Drug Overdose

Authorities announced that the man whose body was found under the Belmar boardwalk over the weekend died of a drug overdose.

Officials say police responded to Ninth Avenue beach early Saturday morning for a report of a dead person under the boardwalk.

According to authorities, the unidentified man died of an apparent drug overdose.

The name of the victim has not been released.