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Man dead after found lying in snow, Saskatoon police say

Saskatoon police are asking people to avoid the area and have shut down 19th Street East between 3rd Avenue and 4th Avenue. File / Global News

Saskatoon Police Service are investigating the sudden death of a man after he was found outdoors and unconscious Saturday morning.

Police say they received a report of a man lying in the snow in the 300 block of Avenue Q South at around 8 a.m.

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The 47-year-old man was taken to the hospital.

Police say he was declared dead at 9:21 a.m. and that the death is not considered suspicious.

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They continue to investigate alongside the office of the chief coroner.

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No other details have been provided.

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