A man's body has been found in a fishing lake. 

Emergency services descended on a fishing lake near Church Road, Corringham, at roughly 7.35am today. 

A large cordon remains in place following the discovery of the body. 

The man's death is not being treated as suspicious. 

A spokesman for Essex Police said: "We were called at around 7.35am today, Wednesday, May 15, following the discovery of a man’s body in a fishing lake in Church Road, Corringham.

"We have attended the scene and a cordon remains in place. 

"The man's death is currently being treated as non-suspicious and our enquiries are ongoing."