Northern Ireland

Body found on road near Coalisland, County Tyrone

The body was discovered at about 04:00 GMT on Saturday on the Mountjoy Road in the village of Killeen Image copyright Pacemaker
Image caption The body was discovered at about 04:00 GMT on Saturday on the Mountjoy Road in the village of Killeen

A man's body has been found on a road near Coalisland, County Tyrone.

It was discovered at about 04:00 GMT on Saturday on the Mountjoy Road in the village of Killeen.

It is understood the man was from the area.

Police are trying to establish the cause of death.

Part of the Mountjoy Road remains closed.

Image caption Police are trying to establish the cause of death