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Death of man whose body was found in Wishaw lane 'unexplained'

Police are treating the death of a man whose body was found in a lane in North Lanarkshire as unexplained.

A spokeswoman for Police Scotland said the man was discovered close to Braedale Crescent, in Newmains, near Wishaw, at about 13:05.

He has yet to be formally identified and a post mortem examination will be held to establish how he died.

The lane has been sealed off while police investigate the scene. Inquiries are ongoing.

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