An investigation is under way after a man died when he caught fire.
Witnesses have said the man may have set himself alight near to a canal in Blackburn yesterday.
Police and fire fighters were called to the towpath on Bolton Road, close to the Moorings Pub, at around 3.30pm.
The victim, who was believed to be in his late fifties was confirmed dead at the scene.
He has not been formally identified. A post mortem examination will take place today and Lancashire Police say his death is being treated as "unexplained".
- Anyone with information should call Lancashire Police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.