Body of woman recovered from water at Horbury Bridge, police confirm

Police have confirmed that the body of a woman has been recovered from the water in Horbury this morning.

By Leanne Clarke
Friday, 5th August 2022, 3:50 pm
police received a report of a body in the water in Bridge Road.
police received a report of a body in the water in Bridge Road.

A police spokeswoman said: "At 9.43am today, police received a report of a body in the water in Bridge Road.

"Emergency services attended and confirmed the body was that of a woman.

"She was pronounced dead at the scene."

Enquiries into the woman’s death are at an early stage and remain ongoing but there are not thought to be any suspicious circumstances at this time.