Murder investigation launched in Essex

A MURDER investigation has been launched after a man died following a fight at a caravan park in Point Clear, near Clacton.

Annie Davidson

A MURDER investigation has been launched after a man died following a fight at a caravan park in Point Clear, near Clacton.

Emergency services were called to Orchards Holiday Village at 11.30pm yesterday and found a 33-year-old man who was seriously ill.

He was taken to Colchester General Hospital by ambulance but died a few hours later

A 38-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and is being questioned by detectives.

A post mortem examination was carried out today but it was unable to establish the cause of death so more tests will be needed.

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Both the victim and the arrested man were from south-east London and were on holiday with family and friends at the caravan park.