Los Angeles sheriff’s deputies are investigating the death of a man found lying in a Compton driveway, officials said today.

The man, estimated to be about 45 years old, was found at 10:35 p.m. Saturday at the rear of a driveway on the 2200 block of East Alondra Boulevard, according to the Sheriff’s Information Bureau.

He was suffering from a laceration to one of his thighs and was pronounced dead at the scene, investigators said.

Witnesses told deputies they heard a woman screaming for help and when they later looked out their rear window, they saw the man in the driveway.

No other details were available.

Anyone with information was encouraged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Homicide Bureau at 323-890-5500.

Anonymous tips can be left with Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (8477) or lacrimestoppers.org.