Man’s body found near Iron Mountain trail

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POWAY, Calif. -- A man's body was found Wednesday near a trail on Iron Mountain in the Poway area, according to the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department.

Wednesday afternoon, someone called authorities to report a hiker in distress. A fire department helicopter then spotted a body several hundred yards off the popular trail.

Sheriff's deputies were investigating the circumstances leading up to the man's death.

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