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Monday, October 19, 2009

Autopsy Forthcoming For 37-Year-Old Man Found Dead on Muni Bus

Posted By on Mon, Oct 19, 2009 at 7:59 AM

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The San Francisco Medical Examiner's office moments ago told SF Weekly that the autopsy for the man discovered dead on a bus in a Muni yard is scheduled for today or tomorrow.

Christopher Feasel, a 37-year-old San Franciscan with no fixed address, was found lifeless in the back of a No. 5 bus at 12:45 a.m. on Saturday morning at the Muni yard at 949 Presidio. There were no signs of any foul play.

KTVU-TV reported that it is unclear whether Feasel expired on the bus during its run or wandered into the Muni yard, entered the bus, and then died. If it's the former, that would mean the Muni driver didn't do a very competent job while giving his or her bus the mandated final once-over before retiring for the night.

The Medical Examiner's office expects it will be several weeks before the cause of death is determined.

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