SDPD investigate circumstances surrounding body found near Kettner Boulevard

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) — San Diego Police were investigating the death of a man found Friday afternoon on the pedestrian bridge near Kettner Boulevard.

At approximately 10:09 a.m., the San Diego Police Department received a 911 call regarding a male who appeared to be deceased on the pedestrian bridge along the 2900 block of Kettner Boulevard. 

Patrol Officers responded and located a white male in his 50’s on the ground and not breathing.  The victim suffered trauma to his upper torso. The officers started lifesaving efforts until medics arrived.  The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene by medics a short time later.

Homicide Detectives were called and they are currently investigating the incident.  The cause of death is undetermined at this time.  The Medical Examiner’s office will perform an autopsy to determine the cause of death. 

The victim’s identity is known but will not be released pending family notifications.  

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