Body found near Morley Field in Balboa Park

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SAN DIEGO - The body of a man was found early Monday in Balboa Park.

Homicide detectives were summoned after someone reported finding a body off Park Boulevard between Morley Field Drive and Zoo Place around 2 a.m., San Diego police Sgt. Jordan Wells said.

The victim, whose name was not immediately released, was a 67-year-old white man, police said. He had suffered major head trauma.

Park Boulevard was closed in the immediate area, according to Wells.