VISTA, Calif. – A homicide investigation was underway in Vista after a 25-year-old man's wounded body was found, authorities said.
San Diego County Sheriff's deputies went to Twin Oaks Valley Road near Gopher Canyon Road around 5:30 a.m. after receiving a call about an unresponsive person on the side of the road.
The body of a 25-year-old black man was found with "signs of obvious trauma," according to Lt. Ken Nelson.
San Diego County Medical Examiner's Office will do an autopsy to determine the cause of death as well as identify the victim.
Anyone with information about the investigation should contact Sheriff's department homicide unit at 858-974-2321 or 858-565-5200. Tipsters can remain anonymous and be eligible for a $1,000 reward.