MERCED COUNTY, California - The Merced County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a suspicious death after a body was found on the side of the road Thursday morning.
Authorities responded to a call by a passerby of an unresponsive male in the area of Gurr Road and Avenue One.
The man was found to be dead by medical personnel who were on scene.
The Sheriff’s Office is investigating the cause of the man’s death, and it appears suspicious.
Anyone with information should call Detective Brankel Nobari at (209) 385-7472.