Man found dead in Hastings town centre road

Pelham Crescent in Hastings
Pelham Crescent in Hastings

Police are investigating after a man's body was found in a town centre road this morning.

Sussex Police were called to Pelham Crescent just before 7.30am today, and a cordon was put up.

Pelham Crescent, Hastings. Picture: Google Maps

Pelham Crescent, Hastings. Picture: Google Maps

A police spokesman said: "Police are currently investigating the death of a 39-year-old male who was found deceased in Pelham Crescent, Hastings, shortly before 7.30am today.

"Circumstances are currently not being treated as suspicious and police are working with the family to ascertain the full circumstances of his death.

"If anyone has any information or witnessed anything relevant to the investigation during the early hours of today - Saturday, October 20 - then please contact Sussex Police quoting CAD 301 of 20th October 2018."

Police said they left the scene at around 11.35am.

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