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Lancashire man dies in diving accident

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6:06pm 22nd April 2018
(Updated 6:23pm 22nd April 2018)

A Lancashire man has died after getting into difficulties whilst diving in the Lake District.

The incident happened yesterday afternoon (Saturday 21st April) at Wastwater, England’s deepest lake.

Emergency services were called when he failed to resurface.

He’s believed to be in his 60s but no further details have been released.

A spokesman from Cumbria Police confirmed the news.

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