Man found dead in Sunderland car park

The body of a man was discovered after emergency services were scrambled to a Wearside car park.

Sunday, 5th June 2016, 1:00 pm
Updated Sunday, 5th June 2016, 2:23 pm

The male, believed to be in his 40s, was found in a vehicle after emergency services were called to The Green, in Southwick, on Saturday afternoon.

Police believe there was no third party involvement in the man’s tragic death.

A Northumbria Police spokeswoman said; “At 2.30pm on Saturday, police were informed that the body of a man had been found in a vehicle in the car park on The Green, in Southwick.

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“Emergency services attended and the man, believed to be in his 40s, was pronounced dead.

“There is believed to be no third party involvement and a report will be prepared for the coroner.