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Man's body found in back of bin lorry in Camberwell

Bin lorry and police van
Image caption Police were called to Bethwin Road in Camberwell after the body was discovered

A man's body has been found in the back of a bin lorry in south London.

Emergency services were called to Bethwin Road in Camberwell at 05:35 GMT and the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Scotland Yard said the death was being treated as unexplained and "inquiries into the circumstances continue".

Waste company Biffa said the body was found in one of its vehicles, adding: "We are working with the relevant authorities as they investigate."

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Image caption Waste company Biffa said the body had been found in one of its lorries

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