Police investigate death of man found in locked car on road

By The Associated Press


RAYNHAM, Mass. (AP) _ Massachusetts State Police say they are investigating the death of a man found unconscious in a locked car that was stopped on a highway median in Raynham.

Police say troopers responded at 8:10 p.m. Saturday to reports of a car on the median of Route 495.

They found the man inside unresponsive and they forced their way into the car, a 2013 Lexus sedan.

Police say the 60-year-old Plymouth man had no pulse and troopers tried to revive him before he was taken to a hospital in Taunton, where he was pronounced dead.               

The initial investigation showed no signs that the car was involved in a collision before coming to a stop on the median. The man’s name wasn’t released.

(c) The Associated Press / WLNE-TV 2015