Man found dead as emergency crews swarm Stoke-on-Trent street
A man has been found dead at a Stoke-on-Trent industrial unit. Emergency services descended on Newport Lane, in Middleport, where witnesses say part of the stretch was 'taped off' at the weekend.
A spokesman for West Midlands Ambulance Service said: "An ambulance and a paramedic officer were sent to the scene after a report of a death at an industrial unit on Newport Lane. The 999 call was received at around 8pm on Saturday night. On arrival, ambulance staff confirmed a death at the scene."