Saturday 23 October 2021
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Nottingham

A man has died after being found lying on the ground – investigation launched

A man has died after he was found lying on the ground.

Emergency services were called to Slaughterhouse Lane, Newark-on-Trent, shortly after 8.30pm yesterday.

The victim, a man in his 40s, was pronounced dead at the scene.

His family has been informed and police are investigating the circumstances that led up to his death, which is being treated as unexplained.

Detective Sergeant Ricky Ellis, of Nottinghamshire Police, said: “We are working to understand the movements of the victim in the hours and minutes leading up to his death.

“He is white and was wearing blue jeans and a dark coloured checked shirt at the time of the incident.”

Our investigations in the area are ongoing and we are also asking anyone with any additional information to call 101 quoting incident 867 of 1 July.