July 6, 2020 1.37 pm This story is over 24 months old

Woman’s body found in Lincolnshire reservoir

The death is not suspicious

An elderly woman’s body has been found in a Lincolnshire reservoir and police have now passed the matter to the coroner.

Lincolnshire Police attended Covenham Reservoir in Wragholme near Louth after a report of a body in the water at around 9.55am on Saturday, July 4.

Police said the body is believed to be that of a woman in her 70s.

The force added that next of kin are aware and that the death is not suspicious.