Man dies after plunging from high-rise block
An elderly man has died after falling from the 12th floor of a high-rise block of flats.
Police found the body of the 79-year-old at Boyswell House in Scholes at around 11.30pm on Wednesday.
Officers were called to the site following reports expressing concern for a man's welfare.
The North West Ambulance Service (NWAS) also attended the scene.
Police do not believe there are any suspicious circumstances and a file will be passed to the coroner.