CARSON CITY, Nev. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) -- Authorities say a man discovered a body in a popular hiking area near Carson City.
The body was discovered at the Silver Saddle Ranch at around 7 p.m. on Wednesday. The ranch is located on the east side of Prison Hill in southeast Carson City.
Officials said the hiker found the deceased male with a live dog. The body is of a man born in 1952, and investigators said there does not appear to be any trauma.
The Washoe County Medical Examiner's Office is conducting an autopsy.