Williamson Co. — The Williamson County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the death of a man in Hurst early this morning that they believe to be a homicide. According to a press release from the Sheriff’s Office, a 911 call was made at around 2 this morning regarding a man who had been found lying on the ground outside of a pickup truck on the 400 block of North Bush Avenue in Hurst. The victim was found badly beaten and was taken to Herrin Hospital where he was pronounced dead. The incident is being investigated as a homicide and the Sheriff’s Office has identified, located and questioned persons of interest. The name of the victim is not being released at this time. An autopsy was scheduled for sometime today.