‘Unexplained death’: Body found in drainage dyke in Trusthorpe

The body was found in a drainage dyke in Sutton Road, Trusthorpe.
The body was found in a drainage dyke in Sutton Road, Trusthorpe.

A body has been found in a drainage dyke in Sutton Road, Trusthorpe, this morning (Monday).

A member of the public alerted police at 8.30am and an underwater search unit is currently on the scene to assist with recovering the body on behalf of the Coroner.

The body is believed to be that of a man but he has not been identified at this time.

His death will be treated as unexplained until the results of a post-mortem are known.

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