The body of a man has been washed up on the beach in Fleetwood, police said.
The discovery was reported at 6.40pm today close to Rossall Point.
The Fleetwood Coastguard was called to assist police with the recovery of the body and the RNLI was put on standby.
Officers said the man’s death is being treated as “unexplained”.
A Spokesman for Lancashire police said; “Police responded to reports a body has been found on the beach at Fleetwood around 6.40pm today.
“The body is that of a man and his death is currently being treated as unexplained.
“An investigation is underway.”
Anyone with information is urged to call Police on 101.