Man, 29, found dead on street as police launch probe

Death being treated as unexplained after officers were called to Alexander Road in Glenrothes.

Police are investigating man's death. SNS
Police are investigating man's death.

Police are investigating after a man’s body was found on a street in Fife on Tuesday evening.

Officers were called to Alexander Road in Glenrothes shortly after 9pm and found the body of the 29-year-old.

The street was closed for several hours as police and paramedics launched an investigation.

The man’s death is being treated as unexplained.

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A Police Scotland spokesperson said: “Police Scotland was made aware of the sudden death of a 29-year-old man on Alexander Road in Glenrothes around 9.15pm on Tuesday, 19 May.

“The death is being treated as unexplained pending the outcome of a post mortem examination, although there are no apparent suspicious circumstances.

“A report will be submitted to the procurator fiscal in due course.”

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