Man, 40s, dies on Cleckheaton street during early hours

A man has sadly died in the early hours today on a street in Cleckheaton.

Wednesday, 29th January 2020, 10:52 am
Updated Wednesday, 29th January 2020, 1:27 pm

West Yorkshire Police were called around 3am to Serpentine Road, in Cleckheaton, to a report of an unconscious man on the pavement.

Paramedics also attended the scene, close to the town centre, and the man was pronounced deceased a short time later.

Pictures sent in from eyewitnesses show forensics and a white tent at the scene of the incident.

Police presence at the scene in Cleckheaton

The body is yet to be formally identified but is believed to be a man in his 40s.

The death is being treated as unexplained pending a post mortem examination, but at this time there are no suspicious circumstances to the death.

Investigations are ongoing once a decision is made by the coroner, according to police.

forensics and a white tent at the scene
forensics and a white tent at the scene