Kent

Diver dies after getting into difficulties off Dover coast

A diver has died off the Kent coast, police have said.

The Dover Coastguard was alerted to reports that a man in his 50s had got into difficulties off Dover late on Friday evening.

The Severn Class lifeboat City Of London II was launched, but the man could not be saved.

Kent Police said the death was not being treated as suspicious. Officers will prepare a report for the coroner, the spokesman said.

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