A man's body was discovered after police were called to a home in Wigan.

Officers received a report of concern for the welfare of a man at a property, in Vulcan Road, Marsh Green, at about 10am on Friday (February 26).

Emergency services attended and found the body of a man in his 50s.

There are not believed to be any suspicious circumstances surrounding the death, say Greater Manchester Police.

A file is set to be passed to the coroner.

A spokesperson for GMP said: "Shortly after 10am on Friday 26 February 2021, police were called to reports of concern for the welfare of a man in a property on Vulcan Road, Marsh Green.

"Officers attended and sadly found the body of a man in his 50s.

"There are not believed to be any suspicious circumstances and a file will be passed to the corner."