Rescue Team Locates Body Near Car Found 900 Feet Below Kanan Dume Road

Thursday, 17 Jul 2014, 8:42:00 AM

Staff Report

A Malibu Search and Rescue team on Wednesday located the body of a man near a car found 900 feet below Kanan Dume Road near Newton Canyon Road.

The car was first reported to the Malibu Lost Hills Sheriff's Station Tuesday shortly before 5 p.m., said Lt. Jennifer Barsh.

Barsh said that a full-fledged search didn't resume until today.

According to Lt. John Lecrivain, a man's body was found near the wreckage of the car and the coroner's office and sheriff's homicide detectives were investigating the case.

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