A school in Cornwall has been shaken after a “much-loved” employee died on the grounds.
Police and paramedics crashed at Camborne Science & International Academy around 2.30pm on Thursday after reports of concern for a man’s welfare, Devon and Cornwall Police confirmed.
And a school spokesman then explained that a “much-loved and respected” colleague had passed away on the spot, CornwallLive reports.
They said: “It is with deep regret that a much-loved and respected colleague from the Camborne Science and International Academy died on Thursday 14 October at the school.
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“Our thoughts and sincere sympathy are with their family. We ask for your respect and confidentiality as we support our school community through this time.”
The school said it will support the staff’s family.
The circumstances surrounding the incident have not been revealed.
And the identity of the employee is not disclosed.
Witnesses had spotted a police car and three ambulances outside the school in Cranberry Road.
In a statement, police said: “Police were called by the ambulance service on Thursday, October 14 at 2:30 p.m. to Cranberry Road, Camborne, following reports of concern for the welfare of a man.
“The incident is ongoing at this time.”