A Henry County man died at Henry County Medical Center Monday morning after being found unresponsive on the side of a road near Henry .

A Henry County Sheriff’s Department press release indicated Russell Newman, 55, 2244 Old State Route 76 was found near Eli Brown Road.

The Sheriff’s Department, along with paramedics, arrived at 5:41 a.m. after getting a call about an unresponsive man near the road.

Sheriff’s Deputy Gary Carroll assisted EMS with performing CPR on Newman until he was transported to HCMC.

Newman died from what are believed to be natural causes after arriving at the hospital.

Sheriff Monte Belew said there were no signs of foul play. The release said there was nothing to indicate Newman had suffered from any exterior trauma.

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