- Tyne Tees
- 2 updates
RNLI volunteers in Tynemouth have offered their condolences to the family of a man who was found dead in the water under the pier.
Volunteer crews recovered the body of an elderly man from the sea at around 1.30pm today.
A body has been found in the water near Tynemouth Pier.
Officers recovered the body at around 1.15pm and are in the process of identifying the man and informing relatives.