CARSON -- Homicide detectives are investigating the discovery of two men's decomposed bodies in an abandoned truck in Carson.

The bodies were found in a vehicle in the 20700 block of Fordyce Avenue, near Alameda Street, at 8:40 a.m. Monday, said Deputy Lillian Peck of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Headquarters Bureau.

It was not immediately known who made the discovery.

The two men's bodies were decomposed and would not be identified for "a few days," a coroner's investigator said.

Sheriff's homicide detectives are investigating the circumstances of the deaths.

It was not yet known how long the bodies may have been inside the truck.

Anyone with information on the case was urged to call the Sheriff's Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500.