Northampton cycle path cordoned after man's body found

A man's body has been found in a lake area near a river and canal bridge west of Northampton town centre.

Police cordoned off part of the area and were carrying out a forensic investigation on Thursday.

No further details of the unidentified man were given but police said the death was unexplained.

"The cycle path between Sixfields and Hunsbury Hill Road has been closed to allow for the investigation," a police spokesman said.

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