Suffolk

Man dies in Hadleigh after being seen falling into river

River Brett in Hadleigh Image copyright Google
Image caption Duke Street bridge over the River Brett in Hadleigh near where the man's body was recovered from the water

A man died after he was seen falling into the River Brett in Suffolk.

Police, paramedics, the fire service and air ambulance were called to an area off Duke Street in Hadleigh on Saturday morning.

As reported in the Ipswich Star, he was pulled from the water and attempts were made to resuscitate him. He was taken by ambulance to Ipswich Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.

Police are not treating the incident as suspicious.

More on this story

Related Internet links

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites