Humberside

Woman's body found in Withernsea ditch

A woman's body has been discovered in a ditch at the edge of a field in East Yorkshire.

Humberside Police said they were called to the outskirts of Hollym, near Withernsea, on Thursday afternoon.

It is thought the body had been in the ditch for some time. No details of her identity have been released.

Officers said there were no suspicious circumstances at this stage but have started a full investigation and the area has been cordoned off.

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