Man dies after falling into river at Eynsham

  • 29 August 2013
  • From the section Oxford

An 83-year-old man has died after falling into a river in Oxfordshire.

The man fell into the water near Oxford Road, in Eynsham, close to the sports pavilion, shortly after 15:00 BST on Wednesday.

He was pulled from the water and taken to hospital, where he died a short time later.

Thames Valley Police said they were treating the death as unexplained and have called for anyone with information to come forward.

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