Search for missing diver

A search of Wastwater in Cumbria has begun after a diver failed to surface on Sunday (27th January).

View all 4 updates ›

Wastwater diver named

Police have confirmed that a man's body found in Wastwater, Cumbria, is that of missing diver Carl Morris from West Yorkshire.

The 39-year-old from Broadgate, in Huddersfield, was part of a diving group on Sunday (27th January), when he failed to surface.

A large scale search was carried out by numerous search and rescue services, before his body was recovered by the North West Police Underwater Search Team yesterday (29th January).

A full investigation is now underway.

More top news