Seaford man, 66, found dead after “smell of gas”


Emergency services were called to a house in Seaford where a man was found dead this morning (April 27).

Sussex Police said, “At 10.13am on Monday (April 27) police were called to a house in Elgin Gardens, Seaford, after concerns had been raised for the welfare of the sole occupant, a 66-year-old man, who had not been seen for some days.

“Due to a smell of gas the fire service were called but there is no leak and the gas seems now to have dissipated.

“The death is not being treated as suspicious and the coroner’s officer will be continuing enquiries.”