Man whose body was found in field was just 22

Bradenham Lane, Scarning. The body of a 22-year-old man was found in a field in the area. Picture: Google Maps

Bradenham Lane, Scarning. The body of a 22-year-old man was found in a field in the area. Picture: Google Maps - Credit: Archant

Police are not treating the death of a 22-year-old man whose body was found in a field in Scarning, near Dereham, as suspicious.

A Norfolk police spokesman said: "Police are treating the death as unexplained, but not suspicious, and are still investigating the circumstances."

Police were called just after 12.30pm on Monday, October 28, to reports that a body had been found in a field off Bradenham Lane in Scarning.

A spokesman for the East of England Ambulance Service said: "An ambulance and two rapid response vehicles were called to a field off Bradenham Lane in Scarning shortly after 12.30pm on Monday following reports of a man in cardiac arrest.

"Sadly, despite the best efforts of all involved, the man had died at the scene."