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Man found dead in vehicle in Rocklin, police say

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Rocklin police say a man was found dead inside a vehicle Thursday.

The adult male, who was not identified, was pronounced dead at the scene by Rocklin fire personnel in the area of Sierra College Boulevard and Rocklin Road, the Rocklin Police Department said in social media posts just before 1 p.m.

Police said in a tweet that there were no “obvious signs of foul play,” but that authorities are in the early stages of investigating.

No other details were immediately available.

Investigators remain on scene, and people are urged to avoid the area. The nearby intersection is just south of Sierra College.

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Michael McGough anchors The Sacramento Bee’s breaking news reporting team, covering public safety and other local stories. A Sacramento native and lifelong capital resident, he interned at The Bee while attending Sacramento State, where he earned a degree in journalism.