Student found in River Tyne 'died by accident'

Newcastle University student Jason Fyles went missing in May. Credit: PA wire

An inquest has found that a student, whose body was found in the River Tyne, died by accident.

Jason Fyles, 19, was in his first year at Newcastle University, when he went missing in May.

The inquest in Newcastle heard there was no sign of injury, and no evidence that he intended to take his own life.