BERKELEY (CBS SF) — A hiker came across a body in the woods near Grizzly Peak on University of California at Berkeley property Sunday afternoon, a police lieutenant said.
At about 2:20 p.m. Sunday, a female hiker found the body of a deceased male at the base of a 100-foot cliff near a popular hiking spot. The hiker began giving first aid to the male, but soon realized he was deceased, UC Berkeley police Lt. Eric Tejada said.READ MORE: Update: Former California Senator Barbara Boxer Assaulted, Robbed In Oakland's Jack London District
The hiker called police and waited in the area until they arrived.
Tejada said the deceased male was possibly in his early 20s.READ MORE: One Killed, One Injured In Berkeley Vehicle-Pedestrian Collision
Investigators have not reported any signs of foul play and believed the death was unintended.
The lieutenant said a person died at almost the same location last year, but witnesses were present during that incident.
The deceased person’s identity has not yet been released.MORE NEWS: KPIX 5 Exclusive: Older Concrete Buildings in San Francisco Raise Earthquake Concerns
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