Man’s body found in Surrey prompts police investigation

A man’s body has been found in Surrey prompting police to launch an investigation.

Officers attended a location in Hermitage Road, Woking, at around 7.20am on Sunday (June 6), but the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

His next of kin have been informed and they are being supported by specially trained officers.

Police have launched an investigation to establish the circumstances of his death, which is being treated as unexplained at this early stage.

Woking Beat, part of Surrey Police, wrote on Facebook: “It is not believed there are any suspicious circumstances or third party involvement at this stage.”

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A police cordon is in place in Woking at the location the body was found.

It is the second unexplained death in the county in three days. A man’s body was found at a Guildford car park on Friday afternoon (June 4).

The man was treated by paramedics but was pronounced dead at 5.20pm. Enquiries remain ongoing to establish the circumstances of his death.

Surrey Live – News