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Police have named a young man who died in the River Avon in Bath as Christopher Taylor.
The 21 year old was a chemistry student at the University of Bath. His body was found on Thursday after cries for help had been heard early that morning.
Police searching a stretch of the River Avon in Bath where cries for help were heard early this morning say they have found a body.
Emergency services have been scrambled to the River Avon in Bath after a man was heard calling for help in the water early this morning.
Police officers were able to speak with him when they first arrived but were unable to get him out.
Emergency services plus Avon and Somerset Search and Rescue volunteers are at the scene, at Pines Way in the Green Park area of the city.
An RAF Search and Rescue helicopter was also used but the crew were unable to locate him.
Rescue crews are searching a stretch of the River Avon in Bath after a man was seen in distress in the water.
Police say underwater teams are searching a stretch of water near Homebase.
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