Hampshire & Isle of Wight

Body found in bushes in Hook near housing estate

Griffin Way South Image copyright Google
Image caption Griffin Way South was cordoned off following the discovery on Sunday morning

The body of a man in his 50s has been discovered in bushes near a housing estate.

Police are treating the death, in Hook, Hampshire, as unexplained and said it was not thought to be suspicious.

Hampshire Constabulary said there was "no cause for concern for the wider public".

Griffin Way South was completely closed in both directions following the discovery shortly after 08:30 GMT, but has since reopened.

The coroner has been notified.

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