‘Beloved and respected’ teacher dies on school grounds in Cornwall after paramedics were called to reports of concerns over man’s wellbeing
- The teacher died on the grounds of Camborne Science & International Academy
- Police and paramedics called the school in Cornwall around 2.30pm today
- School confirmed staff member had tragically died on site
A ‘beloved and respected’ teacher has died today on the grounds of a school in Cornwall.
Police and ambulance personnel were called to Camborne Science & International Academy in Camborne at about 2:30 p.m. today “in response to reports of concerns for a man’s well-being.”
The school has since confirmed that the staff member has died tragically on site.
Police and ambulance personnel were called to the Camborne Science & International Academy in Camborne, Cornwall around 2.30pm today. Pictured: ALV of the school
The circumstances surrounding the incident have not been confirmed.
A spokesperson for Camborne Science & International Academy said: ‘It is with deep regret that a beloved and respected colleague of Camborne Science and International Academy passed away at school on Thursday 14 October.
“Our thoughts and sincere condolences are with their families.
“We ask for your respect and privacy as we support our school’s community during this time.”
The school said it will support the staff member’s family.
Earlier today, a spokesman for Devon and Cornwall Police said: ‘Police were called at 2.30pm on Thursday 14 October from Ambulance Service to Cranberry Road, Camborne, following reports of concerns about a man’s welfare.’
Camborne Science & International Academy in Camborne confirmed staff member had tragically died on site