Fleetwood murder investigation launched after man dies

A murder investigation has been launched following the death of a man in Fleetwood earlier this morning.

Sunday, 9th December 2018, 9:57 am
Updated Sunday, 9th December 2018, 11:05 am
The road has been closed off following the death of the 31-year-old man.

Officers were called at about 1.20am to reports of a stabbing on Broomfield Road. A 31-year old man was pronounced dead at the scene.

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A large area around the scene has been cordoned off and police have been seen examining a red Ford Focus which appears to have crashed on the road.

More to follow.

Crime scene investigators have been at the scene.