Man in his 20s is found dead in woods near Manchester United’s training ground
- The body of the man was found near the Manchester United training ground
- Greater Manchester Police have described man’s death as not being suspicious
- The unnamed dead man is in his 20s and he has yet to be formally identified
A man in his 20s has been found dead near Manchester United’s training ground today.
Emergency services confirmed they are at a ‘police incident’ near Manchester United’s training ground in Carrington.
Police and ambulance vehicles were seen at the scene near the Aon Training Complex.
Police officers near the scene where a body was found this morning, near Manchester United’s training ground
There is a heavy emergency services presence in the area, though the nature of the incident hasn’t been confirmed
Pictures show a number of emergency response vehicles parked near woodland.
An air ambulance landed nearby this morning.
A specialist GMP search vehicle has been spotted at the scene.
In a statement, NWAS said: ‘We got a call just after 11am this morning. ‘We sent a number of resources to the scene including an ambulance, two rapid response vehicles and an air ambulance.
‘We did not take anyone to hospital.
‘This is a police incident.’
The police later said in a statement: ‘Shortly before 11am this morning (Thursday 27 August 2020), police were called to a report that the body a man had been found on land in Carrington.
‘Emergency services attended and sadly found the body of a man believed to be in his 20s.
‘There are believed to be no suspicious circumstances.’