Police treating man’s death as ‘unexplained’

The scene at Hamilton Street in Girvan
The scene at Hamilton Street in Girvan

Large parts of Girvan town centre were cordoned off by police on Sunday after a man was found dead.

An investigation is underway after the body of the man, who has not yet been named, was found in an area behind shops in Hamilton Street at around 11am on Sunday, December 28.

Police Scotland said they were treating the death of the man as ‘unexplained’.

Road closures are in place at the crossing of Dalrymple Street, Bridge Street and Hamilton Street as inquiries continue and north and southbound traffic on the A77 has been diverted.