The body of a man has been found near the railway track at Steeping Stone Lane, Spalding in Lincolnshire. It comes following reports that a person was seen at the side of the track in the early hours of this morning.
The body was found around 7.50am Tests are being carried out to find out who he was and how he died.
A man who died in hospital on Christmas Day had sustained a fatal head injury. Lincolnshire Police are treating the death of Martins Lipsis, 21, of Broad Street, Spalding, as suspicious.
Officers and paramedics were called to an address in Winsover Road in Spalding at 1.15pm on Sunday December 23, where they found Mr Lipsis.
He was treated at the scene and taken to the Pilgrim Hospital in Boston, where he died two days later.
A Home Office pathologist yesterday revealed Mr Lipsis died from a head injury.
Five men aged between 19 and 28 and a 28-year-old woman, all from Spalding, were arrested at the scene on suspicion of assault occasioning grievous bodily harm and were released on police bail until January.
Police have released the name of a cyclist who died after being struck by a hit-and-run driver. Timothy Osborn, of Bourne Road, Pode Hole, near Spalding, Lincolnshire, was found injured on the A151 after failing to return home from work on Friday.
The 27-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene after the emergency services were alerted by members of his family. It is believed that Mr Osborn was involved in the collision some time after 9pm on Friday and officers were alerted to the incident at 12.15am on Saturday.
Police are seeking information about any vehicle which appears to have sustained front or side impact damage. Sergeant Chris Dennett, who is investigating the death, said officers were keen to speak to the driver of a van which may have been in the area, which was possibly silver in colour.
A cyclist who died in Lincolnshire after being hit by a car which then drove away has been named as Timothy Osborn from Pode Hole. The family of the 27 year old found him seriously injured at the side of the A151 Bourne Road in Spalding just after midnight on Friday.
A cyclist has died in Lincolnshire after being hit by a car which then drove away. The family of the twenty seven year old man found him seriously injured at the side of the A151 Bourne Road in Spalding just after midnight. Police are asking anyone with information to come forward.
Maria Pridmore, from Spalding, suffered 14 miscarriages and a stillbirth - as well as giving birth to a son who died aged two weeks - before finally giving birth to her daughter, Mia. She says she and her partner John had almost given up hope of ever raising a family.