British Police find human remains near motorway

The road is expected to be closed until Monday

British Police find human remains near motorway

British Police officers| Image: PA images

Human remains have been found close to a busy motorway slip road during a routine police patrol in England. 

Investigators and forensics teams are at the cordoned off scene near the A404 at High Wycombe, following the discovery on Saturday at 1.40pm.

Thames Valley Police have confirmed the remains are human but would not give any further details. The force said the death is being treated as unexplained.

The slip road that feeds on to the M40 northbound at junction 4 is expected to stay closed until Monday.