Devon

Woman's body recovered from sea at Westward Ho!

A woman's body has been recovered from the beach at Westward Ho! in north Devon.

The Maritime and Coastguard Agency said Devon and Cornwall Police asked for the assistance of a coastguard team on Saturday.

The woman has not been identified and a post-mortem examination will be carried out to find out how she died.

Anyone who has noticed an abandoned vehicle in the area used by surfers is asked to contact police.

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