A man tragically died in woods near Totternhoe yesterday, despite the efforts of emergency services to save him.
A Bedfordshire Polcie spokesman said: “We were called to a report of concern for the welfare of a man who had gone missing from Totternhoe at around 4.30pm yesterday (Thursday).
“Shortly afterwards a man was found unconscious in a nearby wooded area. Despite the efforts of emergency services, the man was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.
“The death is not being treated as suspicious and a file will be passed to the coroner in due course.”