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Man found dead near San Ysidro train tracks

San Diego police
Posted at 4:34 PM, Oct 21, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-21 19:34:37-04

SAN YSIDRO, Calif. (KGTV) — One man was found dead near train tracks in San Ysidro on Wednesday, prompting a homicide investigation.

San Diego Police were called to the area of 300 S. Vista Ave. just before 3:30 p.m. Officers arrived to find a person, described as a Hispanic man in his 20s or 30s, down in the roadway. The man had trauma to his upper body.

First responders began CPR and first aid before the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Homicide detectives were called to the scene for the investigation, but SDPD says very little is known about the circumstances surrounding the man's death.

The victim has not been identified.

Anyone with information is asked to call SDPD's Homicide Unit at 619-531-2293 or Crime Stoppers at 888-580-8477.