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Man dies at V Festival

Staffordshire police are investigating the circumstances which lead to the death of a 22-year-old man at V Festival at Weston Park this morning.

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Man found dead in his tent at V Festival

Police are investigating the "unexplained" death of a 22-year-old man at this year's V Festival Credit: Yui Mok/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Police are investigating the "unexplained" death of a 22-year-old man at this year's V Festival.

The man was pronounced dead after being found in a tent in an unresponsive state at about 1am today at the music event at Weston Park, Staffordshire.

Police said the immediate area had been sealed off for forensic examination, and detailed statements are being taken from his friends.

The immediate family of the man, who was from Shropshire, have been informed of the incident, but police will not release his name until other relatives have been informed and formal identification has taken place.

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