Body discovered after firefighters extinguish fire in Lakeview
Riverside County sheriff’s homicide detectives are investigating the death of a person following the discovery of a body by firefighters extinguishing a fire in the Lakeview area west of San Jacinto Tuesday night, officials said.
Deputies were called to the area of Bridge Street north of Ramona Expressway just after 9 a.m. once crews discovered the unidentified body, according to a sheriff’s news release.
It wasn’t immediately clear if the fire was reported at one of the many dairies in the area or in a vacant field. The cause of the fire was not released.
Detectives from the Perris sheriff’s station and the Central Homicide Unit are investigating the death and ask anyone with information to call the Perris Station at 951-210-1000 or the Central Homicide Unit at 951-955-2777.