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Body found in Lake District in search for missing man

James Lonsdale Image copyright Cumbria Police
Image caption James Lonsdale's family and the coroner have been informed

Mountain rescue teams searching for a North Yorkshire man missing on a Lake District mountain have found a body.

James Lonsdale, 53, was last seen at home in Selby at about 06:30 GMT on Tuesday before leaving for Scafell Pike.

His vehicle was later found at Wasdale Head.

A man's body was discovered in a waterfall pool south west of the Great Gable summit at about 13:00 GMT. He has not yet been formally identified.

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