Body found in grassy area near San Simeon Lodge


A body was found near San Simeon Lodge early Sunday morning, according to the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies found the body about 7:30 a.m. in a grassy area near the lodge. It appears the man died of natural causes, and authorities do not suspect foul play, the Sheriff’s Office said. The man has been identified as Michael Anthony Peavy, 60, of Cambria.

An autopsy is scheduled for Wednesday.

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