Cornwall

Police investigate Cornish woman's unexplained death

Death scene at Stoke Climsland
Image caption The woman was found dead inside the property

Police are investigating the death of a woman in Cornwall.

Officers were called to a property in Stoke Climsland, near Callington, at about 1300 BST.

Police said they went after concern was raised for a woman who had failed to turn up for work which was described as out of character.

She was found dead inside the property. The death is currently being described as unexplained. Police also found a man with serious injuries at the scene.

Witnesses

He was taken to hospital for treatment by the air ambulance.

In a statement the police said: "This is a very early stage in this enquiry and we have not had the opportunity to speak with the injured man at this time as he is undergoing hospital treatment.

"We are currently in the process of examining the scene of the incident and the results of that will help us start to build up a picture of what took place on Monday."

Anyone who was in the area before 1300 BST, or who saw anything unusual is urged to contact the police.

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