The body found in woodland in Chorley has been identified as a 16-year-old student.
The body was discovered on Wednesday morning at 10.15am, close to St Michael's High School in Astley Road.
She has now been identified as a 16-year-old girl who is believed to be a student at a local college.
The death is not being treated as suspicious.
A police spokesman said: "We were called at around 10.15am yesterday (Wednesday, November 21) after a body was found in a wooded area close to Astley Road in Chorley.
"The death is not being treated as suspicious".
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