Tyne & Wear

Woman dies falling into water at Force Forge in Ulverston

A 60-year-old woman has died falling into water in Cumbria.

Emergency crews were called to Force Forge at Ulverston at 10:45 GMT and the woman was rescued about 15 minutes later.

She was taken to the Royal Lancaster Infirmary where she later died.

Officers said they believed the woman had fallen into the water and got into difficulty. Police said the woman's identity would not be released until formal identification had taken place.

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