Man killed in Orwell Bridge plunge

POLICE are today working to identify the body of a man who died after falling from the Orwell Bridge.Eyewitnesses say the man, believed to be white and in his 30s, jumped from the bridge shortly before 1pm yesterday.

POLICE are today working to identify the body of a man who died after falling from the Orwell Bridge.

Eyewitnesses say the man, believed to be white and in his 30s, jumped from the bridge shortly before 1pm yesterday.

Ambulance crews, police officers and the force helicopter attended the scene and the body of a man was recovered by Thames coastguards.

An inquest is expected to be opened in the next few days.

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