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Man found dead at Kingston flat amid 'noxious gas' alert

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Image caption The man was pronounced dead at the scene

A man has been found dead at a block of flats where a "possible noxious gas" was detected.

The man, in his 20s, was pronounced dead at Fairfax House in Livesey Close, Kingston, at 08:00 GMT. His death is being treated as unexplained.

London Ambulance Service was initially called to reports of a injured man at the scene.

Nearby homes have been evacuated as a "precautionary measure", the Met Police said.

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