Man's body pulled from River Nidd in Knaresborough

River Nidd, Knaresborough
River Nidd, Knaresborough

Police have launched an investigation after a man's body was pulled from the River Nidd in Knaresborough yesterday, June 30.

Emergency services were called at around 4.15pm on Thursday after reports that a man had been found in the river at Knaresborough.

The body of a man was pulled from the water a short time later and police believe there are no suspicious circumstances surrounding his death.

Police, fire and ambulance services attended the scene and an investigation has now been launched into his death.

However, police have said they are not in a position to identify the man at this time.