A man and a woman have been found dead at the music event at Strathallan Castle in Perthshire, Scotland. The deaths are being treated separately and are at this stage unexplained, police report.

A spokesman for Police Scotland said in a statement on Friday (08Jul16), "Police Scotland can confirm we are investigating reports of the death of a female and the separate death of a male at T In The Park... The deaths are unexplained at this time and work is ongoing to establish the exact circumstances surrounding both."

Festival director Geoff Ellis said, "We are shocked and saddened by today's news and our thoughts are with the families and friends at this time.

'We are offering our full support and assistance."

Campers could enter the site on Thursday (07Jul16) but the three-day event officially kicked off on Friday (08Jul16). It features headlining performances from The Stone Roses, Calvin Harris, and the Red Hot Chili Peppers.