Body of a man named as missing Cumbria fell runner

Police have named the fell runner found dead in Cumbria.

Brian Belfield, 63, went missing shortly before 20:00 BST on Sunday whilst competing in the Buttermere Sailbeck Fell Race.

Cumbria Police and Cockermouth Mountain Rescue Team found his body in the Scar Crags area, below Crag Hill on Monday.

The family of Mr Belfield, who came from Leek in Staffordshire, has been informed and a file will be passed to the coroner.

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