Man dies after being found on Lincoln bridge

A 60-year-old local man died after being found on a bridge in Lincoln by members of the public on Thursday evening.

Lincolnshire Police officers were called to the bridge across Broadgate just after 8.30pm on Thursday, April 30.

A spokesperson for Lincolnshire Police said: “A 60-year-old local man was found on the bridge by members of the public.

“He was sadly pronounced dead on scene. His next of kin have been made aware. A report has been made to the coroner.”

No further details are expected to be announced by officials at the time of writing.

The incident is not being treated as suspicious.

If you or someone you know has been affected by the incident in Lincoln city centre, help is available through the Samaritans charity. 

Find out more here, or call 116 123.

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