By CBSLA Staff

AGOURA HILLS (CBSLA) — Los Angeles County Sheriff’s homicide detectives were investigating Agoura Hills Thursday after a man’s body was found near the side of a road.

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department received a call about “an object on the side of” Agoura Road, west of Liberty Canyon Road, at 12:35 p.m., according to Deputy James Nagao.

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The body was found in a wooded area, and the victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

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The area was closed off to vehicles and people while investigators searched for evidence.

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No additional information was immediately available.