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Man dies in Cumbrian river

A 22 year old man has died after going into the River Lune at Kirkby Lonsdale yesterday evening. His body was found not far from Devils Bridge after a search lasting several hours.

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Manchester man dies in river in south Cumbria

Witnesses say man jumped from a bridge into the river and didn't resurface Credit: ITV

A 22 year old man has died in the River Lune at Kirkby Lonsdale. He was reported missing at 5pm yesterday. Witnesses say he jumped from a bridge into the river and didn't resurface. Divers joined a search involving police, fire officers and mountain rescue. His body was found several hours later.

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