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Body found outside Scripps Mercy in Hillcrest

Unidentified male body found ih Hillcrest hospital parking lot.
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A man’s body was found outside Scripps Mercy Hospital in Hillcrest Thursday morning.

The deceased still unidentified was wearing a hospital gown and was discovered in the parking lot in the 4000 block of Fifth Avenue reports ABC 10.

Attempts by the paramedics to revive the man were unsuccessful and he was declared dead at the scene.

There is still no word on the cause of death and police will look at surveillance footage as a part of their investigation.

Police are unable to confirm if the man was a patient of Scripps Mercy.