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Man's body found

The body of a man has been found at Springfield Park in Darlington. Police are treating the death as unexplained.

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A man's body has been found on a sports field in Darlington

Police at Springfield Park Credit: ITV

Police were called to the park on Salters Lane just before seven this morning after the body was spotted by a passer by.

The area has been cordoned off and officers are treating the death as unexplained at the moment.

They say investigations are still at an early stage.

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