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Death of man in Hamilton flat 'unexplained'

Hamilton death scene
Image caption The man's body was discovered in a property on Holyrood Street in Burnbank on Friday night

A man has been found dead in a flat in South Lanarkshire.

Police were called to Holyrood Street in the Burnbank area of Hamilton at about 18:45 on Friday night.

The busy road was cordoned off as police investigated and officers remained on the scene through the night.

Police Scotland confirmed the death of a 24-year man was being treated as "unexplained" and that the inquiry was at an early stage.

A post mortem examination will take place to establish how the man died.

Image caption The street was cordoned off by police

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