Man found dead in car

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A 36-year-old man has been found dead in a car on Forest Lane in Harrogate, police have confirmed.

Paramedics and police had been called to the scene at about 9.30am this morning (Friday, December 21) to reports that a man had been found unconscious in a car near to the junction with Wetherby Road.

“Sadly, the 36-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene by ambulance staff,” a police spokesman said.

“Police believe there are no suspicious circumstances surrounding the man’s death and a report will be prepared for HM Coroner.

“We are not yet in a position to release the man’s identity.”