Cameron county– Authorities are investigating the discovery of a deceased man in Santa Rosa.

According to the Cameron County sheriff’s office, an 87-year-old man was found at his home on Lovelace and Rosa by family members.

Authorities believe this could be a possible carbon monoxide poisoning case. His family members were advised to go to a local hospital as a precautionary measure.

An autopsy was ordered to determine the exact cause of death.