North West Wales

Woman dies in accident at Blue Lake beauty spot

Blue Lake, Friog Image copyright Geograph/confusion

A woman from Staffordshire has died at a lake in Gwynedd, police have said.

The incident, which happened at Blue Lake quarry, at Friog near Fairbourne, on Wednesday, is being treated as an accident.

North Wales Police said a file was now being prepared for the coroner.

"Our early investigations have shown the lake is not a safe location to swim or jump into the water and our advice at this time is to stay away," said Sgt Helen Gallop.

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