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Man found dead in his camper

(Body found in vehicle)….It was discovered Wednesday morning.

Employees at a mini shopping center at Wake and 4th Street in El Centro had called police. They reported a vehicle with a camper had been parked in their lot for several days. Police arrived at around 9:00 am to investigate. They opened the camper and found a dead male. Deputy Coroner Rodolfo Barron says the victim was identified as 57-year-old Steven Lyons. Barron says it appears he had been dead for several days. He said there are no signs of foul play. The Deputy Coroner said an autopsy is pending to determine a cause of death. Barron said Lyons was from the San Bernardino area, but had been living in his camper in the El Centro area for some time. He said Lyons had family in the El Centro area.