A MAJOR police investigation has been launched after a man died in Crowthorne.

Officers cordoned off a stretch of Nine Mile Ride following the death of a man on Monday afternoon.

Emergency services provided medical treatment to the man but he died at the scene.

A man aged in his 20s from Wokingham and a woman in her 20s from Bracknell were arrested on Monday evening on suspicion of murder.

They are currently in police custody.

If you have any information please call the 24-hour Thames Valley Police enquiry centre on 101, quoting the reference 685 5/11.