Man dies after falling from Tyne Bridge

08 Jan 2015 21:44 PM

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A man has died after falling from the Tyne Bridge

On Thursday, January 8 at around 7.50pm police received reports that a man had fallen from the Tyne Bridge in Newcastle.

Officers attended and a section of the road on Akenside Hill was closed while emergency services responded.

A man was transferred to the RVI where he later died. Police enquiries are ongoing.