Devon

Helicopter crew spots man's body in Ivybridge

The body of a man has been found by a police helicopter crew flying over a town in Devon.

It was discovered by officers on board the Devon and Cornwall Police helicopter while it was over Ivybridge.

Police said the body was seen from the Exeter-based aircraft while it was over the Langham Levels area of the town at about 16:00 GMT on Saturday.

British Transport Police are investigating the case, as the man's body was found close to a railway line.

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