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Kendal man dies after being rescued from a Cumbrian reservoir

Ormsgill Reservoir in Barrow-in-Furness Credit: ITV Border

A man from kendal has died after going for a swim in a Cumbrian reservoir.

It happened at Ormsgill Reservoir in Barrow-in-Furness, a site popular with anglers.

Police were called at 18:03 on June 1 after concerns for three people in the water.

A 36-year-old Kendal man was taken to Furness General Hospital Credit: ITV Border

A 36-year-old Kendal man was taken to Furness General Hospital where he later died.

A 45-year old man was also taken to the hospital, with minor injuries.

The death is being treated as non-suspicious.