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Dead Body Found on Trolley Tracks Near Morena Stop

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San Diego police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found on a stretch of trolley tracks just west of the Morena/Linda Vista stop.

A trolley conductor discovered the body of "a disheveled adult white male between 35 and 45 years of age" around 8:40 p.m. Sunday, just as she was leaving the Morena/Linda Vista stop in the 5200 block of Linda Vista Road, according to the San Diego County Medical Examiner's Office.

The man may have been fatally struck by a trolley, the Medical Examiner's Office reported. His name was withheld pending family notification.

The man, who appeared to have been decapitated, may have jumped between cars and fallen underneath the train, The San Diego Union-Tribune reported.

Anyone who witnessed the incident was asked to call San Diego police at (619) 531-2000.

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