Man found dead on bus in Colney - but death is not suspicious, police say

First bus in Norwich; Photo: Bill Smith

First bus in Norwich; Photo: Bill Smith - Credit: Archant © 2011

Police have confirmed that a man was found dead on a bus in Colney this morning.

Emergency services were called to Colney Lane just before 6.15am, where they found a man unconscious and not breathing.

Two ambulance crews attended the scene but he was declared dead at the scene.

A spokesperson for Norfolk Constabulary said that they were called following 'concerns for the safety of a bus passenger'.

'Police and paramedics attended and the man was sadly pronounced dead at the scene,' they added.

They said that the death was not being treated as suspicious and a file would be prepared for the coroner.

First buses tweeted to warn passengers that there were delays to all hospital services - the pink, blue and orange lines - due a 'passenger incident' on one of their buses.

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They said they expected 20 minute delays to the services.

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