Man found dead in snow

A man's body has been found in deep snow in Burnley after he apparently tried to walk home in cold weather.

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Man's body found in snow in Burnley

A man has been found dead in deep snow after walking home last night in severe weather, police said.

The body of the 27-year-old, who has not been named, was found by a farmer in Brierfield, near Burnley, Lancs, at around 1.30pm today.

Lancashire police said his death was not being treated as suspicious and there were indications it was a "very tragic incident".

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