A BODY of a man has been discovered at a park in Prenton.

Emergency services were called at around 7.40am today (Friday, August 31) to Duck Pond Lane Park following a concern for the safety of a man in the area.

North West Ambulance Service paramedics attended but the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

His death is currently being treated as unexplained.

Police officers are currently in the process of informing his next of kin.