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The man who died after falling 100 feet whilst walking in the Lake District has been named as Christopher Connell from Halifax.
The 67-year-old was walking in woodland near Legburthwaite when the accident happened.
Police were called to the scene shortly after 4pm on Saturday (7th September).
A man has died after falling 100ft in woods in the Lake District. It happened at Legburthwaite, near Thirlmere on Saturday.
Emergency services were called to the scene just after 4pm.
Police say there are no suspicious circumstances.