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Man's body found near Speakers' Corner in Hyde Park

The scene where the body was found in Hyde Park Image copyright PA

The body of a man has been found near Speakers' Corner in London's Hyde Park, the Metropolitan Police has said.

A member of the public found the man with injuries at about 05:50 BST on Friday, but he had died by the time officers reached the scene.

Police are treating the "unexplained death" as suspicious and cordons have been set up near a tree under which the discovery was made.

The victim is yet to be identified and no arrests have been made, police said.

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