Death of man found in Buxton quarry not suspicious

Police have confirmed that the death of a man whose body was found at a Buxton quarry is not suspicious.

Officers were called to a report of a concern for the safety of a man near to Grinlow Road in Harpur Hill at 10am on Monday.

Emergency services at the scene on Monday

Emergency services at the scene on Monday

Man's body found in Buxton quarry

On arrival, they found the body of a 44-year-old man in a quarry.

Police have now confirmed that there were no suspicious circumstances.

On Monday, a police spokesperson said: "His family have been notified and our thoughts are with them at this time."

Police have not released details of the man's identity.