Ex-U.K. Liberal Democrat Leader Charles Kennedy Dies, PA Reports

Charles Kennedy
Former Liberal Democrat leader Charles Kennedy campaigning ahead of the general election on April 27, 2015 in Glasgow. Photographer: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

Charles Kennedy, former leader of the U.K. Liberal Democrats, has died at his home at 55, the Press Association reported, citing his family.

The Scottish ex-MP’s death is not understood to be suspicious and the cause of death is yet to be confirmed, PA said.

Kennedy lost his seat in last month’s general election.

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