Body found near football ground near Peterborough

Emergency services have been called to an incident near Deeping Rangers Football Ground.

Monday, 31st December 2018, 10:40 am
Updated Thursday, 10th January 2019, 11:18 am
Police attend death in car park area at Deeping Sports Club, Outgang Road, Market Deeping. EMN-181231-124153009

Police and ambulance services were called to Towngate East in Market Deeping earlier this morning.

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The body of a man, aged in his 70s has been found, but it is not thought there are any suspicious circumstances.

A spokesman for East Midlands Ambulance Service said: “We received a call at 10.29am on 31 December from our colleagues in Lincolnshire Police requesting medical assistance at Towngate East in Market Deeping, Peterborough. We sent a Lives Community First Responder, a paramedic in an ambulance car and a crewed ambulance.”

A Lincolnshire police spokesman said: “We attended this location at 10.30am this morning and have recovered the body of a man in his 70’s. There are not believed to be any suspicious circumstances.”