Pirate FM News

UPDATE: Police and paramedics called to Cornish woods

tehidy incident

Published by Sarah Yeoman at 12:10pm 9th January 2019. (Updated at 5:19pm 9th January 2019)

Police and paramedics have been scrambled to a Cornish woods.

Emergency vehicles surrounded an entrance to Tehidy Country Park, near Camborne

Police say they were called just before 10.30am on Wednesday morning amid reports of concerns for a man's welfare.

The gateway was cordoned off.

Officers have now confirmed that sadly the man was found dead at the scene.

His death is not being treated as suspicious.

tehidy incident
An entrance to Tehidy woods has been cordoned off and police and paramedics are at the scene

"Police were called at 10.20am today to Tehidy Woods, Camborne following reports of concern for welfare of a man.

"The man was declared deceased at the scene and his death is not currently being treated as suspicious."

Devon and Cornwall Police

tehidy incident
Officers have now confirmed that sadly a man was found dead at the scene 

Contact Us

If you would like to submit a query or provide more information on this story please get in touch below.

Please wait...
  • Up to 3 JPG or PNG images, 2MB max size
  • We will always endeavour to credit you when we publish your pictures.
  • By uploading you are agreeing to this non-exclusive reuse, royalty-free, across all Pirate FM platforms, which extends to our partner broadcasters.
  • You retain copyright to all images.
  • If you would like to send us a video, please upload to YouTube or similar and paste the video URL into the message above.
Email Icon

Sign up for exclusive news, competitions and offers.
Proper Local News updates from Pirate FM

Suggested articles

The 999 calls to police in Devon and Cornwall about spiders

Cornwall News: New figures show there were five in the past year

Police update after woman's body found in Truro

Cornwall News: Helicopters are carrying out river bank searches

Pirate Extra Pirate 70s Escape LoveCornwall