Man’s body found at Sixteen Foot Bank in March

A man’s body has been found at Sixteen Foot Bank in Stonea, March, this morning (Monday, April 1).

Monday, 1st April 2019, 10:49 am
Updated Monday, 1st April 2019, 10:51 am

Police were called at 7.34am with reports of concern for a man.

A police spokeswoman said: “On arrival at the location officers found the body of a man in the river.

“Officers are currently on scene, together with the fire service and paramedics, and are likely to be at the scene for some time.

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“The death is currently being treated as unexplained.”

The road was closed this morning but has now reopened.