Inquest due to open into death of man in river

The inquest into the death of a man in the River Lune at Kirkby Lonsdale is due to get underway today. The 22 year old from the Manchester area died after eye-witnesses saw him jumping into the river from The Devil's Bridge. A post-mortem will also be conducted into how he died.

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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.