POLICE are investigating the death of man whose body was found on the approach road near Wallasey tunnel this morning.
Officers were called at 3.40am, following reports that the body had bad been found on the Liverpool-bound carriageway, close to Poulton Road bridge.
At this stage the death is not being treated as suspicious.
A Merseyside Police spokesperson said: "Enquiries are ongoing to formally identify the man and inform his next of kin.
"Diversions are currently in place for motorists while the matter is being dealt with."