Man's body pulled from River Nene in Peterborough

A man has died in the River Nene in Peterborough.

Emergency services were called to the scene at Orton Mere Lock on Saturday evening after reports that a man was in the water.

Firefighters entered the water and brought the man out.

A Cambridgeshire fire service spokeswoman said efforts were made to resuscitate the man but he was declared dead at the scene by paramedics.

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