Man’s body recovered from the Foyle

editorial image

A body has been recovered from the Foyle this morning, following reports that a man was seen entering the river from the Foyle Bridge.

Foyle Search and Rescue confirmed they were alerted to the incident just before 10.30 this morning.

On their Facebook page, a representative for the organisation said: “Our pager team responded by boat and were at the scene within minutes.

“The body of a male was recovered a short time afterwards. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of this man at this time.”