An investigation has been launched following the death of a man in St Helens.
Emergency services were called to Queens Park Recreation Centre, Boundary Road, just before 8am on Sunday morning to reports of concern for the safety of a man.
Police and paramedics attended and the man was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.
Enquiries are ongoing to formally identify the man and inform his next of kin.
Although the death is not thought to be suspicious at this time it is being treated as unexplained.
A post-mortem will be conducted to establish the cause of death.