Death at York racecourse

York police are appealing for witnesses and information after a man died at York racecourse. The incident, which is not being treated as suspicious, occurred at around 5.30pm on Saturday.

Police investigate death at York racecourse

Police in York are investigating Credit: Calendar

Police in York are investigating after a man appeared to fall from the Knavesmire Stand at the city's racecourse and sadly died. It happened this afternoon (Saturday) at around 5.30pm.

The 21-year-old man from Bradford was pronounced dead at the scene. Officers are not releasing anymore details but do not believe it to be suspicious.