Body of Scots woman found in woodlands near park

The woman was pronounced dead at Calder Park.
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A woman's body was found in woodlands at a Scots town after she took 'unwell' at a local park.

The 33-year-old woman's body was discovered by emergency services at Calder Park near Deanfield Road in Bo'Ness at around 9.15pm on Friday July 5.

Police received reports of a 'unwell woman' in the park but after arriving at the scene she was pronounced dead, reports Edinburgh Live.

The death is ieng treated as unexplained but is not being treated as suspicious. A report is due to be sent to the procurator fiscal.

The woman's sister has started a memorial at the spot where the body was found.

Speaking on social media, she said: "I have put something small down just for the time being for my late sister where her body was found on Friday night.

"If anyone would like to pay their respects as well then this it is at the tree where the double goal posts are on the side right opposite from the bing woods at Witherspoon Drive.

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: “We were called around 9.15pm on Friday, 5 July, to a report of a woman unwell in the Calder Park area of Bo’ness near Deanfield Road.

“Emergency services attended and a 33-year-old woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

“The death is being treated as unexplained but there are no apparent suspicious circumstances and a report will be sent to the Procurator Fiscal.”

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