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Man's body found at Trimpley Reservoir

By Dayna Farrington | Bewdley | News | Published:

A man's body has been found at a reservoir near Bewdley.

The body was located at Trimpley Reservoir on Sunday morning.

West Mercia Police say his death is not being treated as suspicious.

A spokesman for the force said: "A man’s body has been found in Trimpley Resorvoir, near Kidderminster.

"The body was located at just before 10.45am on Sunday, September 13, and recovered from the water. A short while later he was pronounced dead.

"Formal identification has not yet taken place but officers are not treating his death as suspicious."

A West Midlands Ambulance spokesman added: "We were called at 10.45am on Sunday to reports of a patient in the water at Trimpley Reservoir. One ambulance, two paramedic officers and our Hazardous Area Response Team were sent to the scene.

"On arrival we discovered one patient, a man, who was still in the water. Once rescued from the water it sadly became apparent nothing could be done to save him and he was confirmed dead at the scene."

Dayna Farrington

By Dayna Farrington
Senior reporter based at Wolverhampton

Reporter for the Express & Star based at Wolverhampton.

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