Cairns police investigating the death of a man at Manunda this morning are treating the death as suspicious, Queensland Police say.
Officers were called to a Hunt Street residence around 4am where they located a man, who had significant injuries, lying on the roadway.
Police commenced CPR and continued until the arrival of ambulance officers.
The man, aged in his early 20s, was declared deceased at the scene.
A crime scene has been declared with detectives, uniformed officers, Scenes of Crime and Scientific Officers currently in Hunt Street.
Police are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the incident or has any information that could assist with investigations to contact police (details below).
No further information is available at this time.
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