EAST MEADOW, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A man’s dead body was found Saturday outside a temple on Long Island.

Around 4 p.m., Nassau County police found the body near Temple Emanu-El, at 123 Merrick Ave. in East Meadow.

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Around 15 minutes earlier, witnesses had called police after they saw the man walking along the Hempstead Turnpike near Merrick Avenue. They said the man was stumbling.

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There was no word Saturday night on how the unidentified man died.

The Nassau County Medical Examiner’s office will determine the cause of his death.

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