Will Rogers Historic State Park - Photo courtesy of http://www.parks.ca.gov/

An autopsy was pending into the reason a 53-year-old man died while hiking at Will Rogers State Historic Park in Pacific Palisades, authorities said Monday.

Jay Goldberg was a Los Angeles resident, according to the coroner’s office.

Firefighters and paramedics were dispatched to 3077 Rustic Canyon Road at 11:39 a.m. Sunday to rescue a hiker, according to Margaret Stewart of the Los Angeles Fire Department.

Two rescuers were lowered to a location at the park and determined that the man was dead at the scene.

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