Post mortem taking place on waste plant body

Police at the New Earth Solutions site in Avonmouth where the body was found Credit: ITV West

Police are continuing to investigate the death of a man whose body was found at a waste plant in Avonmouth yesterday [Thursday].

Formal identification is still to take place but officers believe they know who he is. His family has been informed.

They say they are "keeping an open mind" about what happened. A post mortem examination is taking place today to establish how he died.

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Body Found At Waste Plant

A body has been discovered at a waste plant in Avonmouth.