AN appeal has been launched to trace the family of a man who died at his home in Dorset.

The Coroner for Dorset is seeking the assistance of the public to find the next of kin of a man who sadly passed away yesterday.

Clive Dodd, who was 84 years old, died at his home address in Kinson Park Road, Bournemouth. on Wednesday April 28.

His death is not being treated as suspicious and no police investigation is needed into his death.

Coroner’s Officer Tracey Jeans said: “We are not treating the death as suspicious, however, we have not been able to locate his next of kin.

“If any member of the public has any knowledge of his family members, please contact us as soon as possible on 01202 454910.”