Police can confirm a man was found dead in St Helens yesterday afternoon.
Emergency services were called to Rodney Street shortly before 4.40pm to reports a man in his 30s had been found deceased on the pavement. He was declared dead at the scene by paramedics.
The death is being treated as unexplained at this stage, but it is not believed to be suspicious.
Next of kin have been informed, but formal identification has not taken place. A post-mortem will be conducted to establish the cause of death.