Police investigation into ‘unexplained death’ in Holbeach handed over to coroner

Lincolnshire Police are not treating the unexplained death of a man in Holbeach as suspicious.

Emergency services were called to Fleet Street at shortly after 9am on Monday, September 11.

Police on the scene outside Fleet Street in Holbeach. Photo: Lincolnshire Reporter

A man in his 40s was pronounced dead at the scene.

The death shocked the local community, with many residents telling Lincolnshire Reporter about the police presence on the street.

Photo: Lincolnshire Reporter

Claude Johnson, 32, said: “I thought that someone had been murdered. I was just shocked, especially with all the forensics dressed in white.”

The death is now being dealt with by the coroner.