Body found on beach at Middleton

Middleton beach.
Middleton beach.

The body of a man has been found on the beach at Carr Lane, Middleton near Morecambe.

Police were called shortly before 8am today (Tuesday) to a report that a body of a man had been found by a member of the public.

It is believed the man was found by workmen who were laying ducting underneath the marsh for cables.

Officers are at the scene and enquiries are ongoing.

A police spokesman said there are no suspicious circumstances at this time.