A man was found dead Wednesday morning inside a canal vault close to an eastern Mexicali boulevard, according to media reports.
The incident was reported to the authorities at 9:30 a.m. by the intersection of Gómez Morín Avenue and Independencia Avenue.
A reporting party told the police about an unconscious man located in the area.
Upon arrival, police officers found the man. Paramedics declared the man dead.
Next to the corpse the authorities found a bottle of cheap tequila.
The man was described as an individual in his 50s who was apparently homeless. The body was covered by a blanket.
The first reports indicated that the man had no visible injuries.