Cambridgeshire

Man dies in 'boating accident' on river in Peterborough

Town Bridge
Image caption It is thought the man's boat became stuck under Town Bridge

A man has died after what police believe was a boating accident on a river in Cambridgeshire.

The incident happened on Saturday night when the boat became stuck under the Town Bridge in Peterborough.

Police believe the man fell into the River Nene while trying to dislodge the boat. A man's body was recovered two hours later after a search. He has not yet been named.

Cambridgeshire police are not releasing any more details until later.

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