Police were investigating tonight after a man’s body was pulled from the water at Preston Docks.
Officers were called to the docks this afternoon after the discovery of a body.
Police divers were on the scene recovering the corpse.
Police said the man was thought to be aged 59 and from Warton.
His family has been informed and a file will be passed on to the coroner in due course.
No further details have been released but it is not thought there are any suspicious circumstances.