Police are investigating the death of a woman in Westward Ho!

Officers were called at around 7.30am today (Monday) after a woman was found dead in Atlantic Way.

A police spokesman said the death is currently being treated as unexplained and a number of enquiries are being carried out.

Enquiries are also going to identify and locate next of kin.

The road remains closed at this time and a cordon is in place at the scene.