A Lancashire Police spokesperson has shared the sad news that police were alerted at around 5.45am today (Saturday 13th March) to reports that a man’s body had been found on the beach near New South Promenade. Emergency services attended and a man was pronounced dead at the scene.
The spokesperson said: ‘The death is not believed to be suspicious. A file will been passed onto HM Coroner. Inquiries are under way to trace the man’s family.’