UPDATE Friday 1.30PM: EMERGENCY services have confirmed paramedics were called to the corner of Gaynor St and Saltwater Creek Rd at 9.20pm on Wednesday.

It is believed the man was not breathing at the time.

EARLIER THURSDAY: A BODY of a man has been found on Saltwater Creek Road in Maryborough.

The discovery was made by a passer-by on Wednesday night and reported to police. 

A Queensland Police Media spokesman told the Chronicle the body was that of a man, believed to be in his 40s.

It is currently being treated as non-suspicious.

The cause of death is unknown at this point.

The spokesman said the cause of death will be subject to post-mortem tests and a report will be prepared for the coroner.

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