Updated: The Coroner’s office identified the man found dead in a parking structure at Morongo Casino Resort and Spa as 38-year-old Christopher Granados of Corona. Investigators determined Granados died of natural causes and no foul play is suspected in his death.
The exact cause of death is pending toxicology results.
A man was found unresponsive in a parked car at Morongo Casino Resort and Spa on Monday Aug. 13 just after 8 a.m., officials reported.
Deputies arrived at the resort as casino employees and medical staff were performing life-saving techniques on the man in the top level of the parking structure.
The man was taken to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced deceased, Sgt. Alan Meservey said.
He is described as a 38-year-old Caucasian male from Corona. His identity is being withheld pending notification of his next of kin.
Anyone with details regarding this ongoing investigation is urged to call Investigator Robert Pierson at the Cabazon Sheriff’s Station at 951-922-7100.