Torquay beach cordoned off after man pronounced deceased

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Update: The beach cordon has been lifted. Emergency services have left the area.

Corbyn head beach is cordoned off this morning, Thursday 5th December after a man pronounced deceased.

Emergency services were called to the beach at around 7.30am to a concern for welfare. A man, believed to be in his 80s was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Police, coastguard and fire crews attended the scene, with numerous vehicles parked along Torbay Road.

All access to the beach has been taped off with police present.

The incident is not thought to be suspicious.

Updates as information becomes available.

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