Body of man found in vehicle at Blue Mountains

Police are investigating after a man’s body was found in the Blue Mountains overnight.

Just before 3.15am (Tuesday 26 January 2021), police were called to Yileena Avenue, Lawson, after a man’s body was found inside a vehicle parked on the road.

The man, believed to be aged in his 40s, is yet to be formally identified.

Officers from Blue Mountains Police Area Command established a crime scene, which will be examined by forensic officers.

An investigation in underway into the circumstances surrounding the man’s death, which is being treated as suspicious at this stage.

A post mortem examination will be conducted to determine the cause of death.

No further information is available at this time.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.

/Public Release. This material comes from the originating organization and may be of a point-in-time nature, edited for clarity, style and length. View in full here.