Yachtswoman's body found at Shotley

AN investigation is underway after the body of a yachtswoman was discovered in Shotley Marina.

By Danielle Nuttall

AN investigation is underway today after the body of a yachtswoman was discovered in Shotley Marina.

The body was found shortly before 9.30am yesterday .

Holbrook coastguard were called in by police to assist with recovering the middle-aged woman's body from the water near the marina's pontoons.


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Paramedics were also sent to the scene, but the woman was pronounced dead.

The Marine Accident Investigation Branch has been informed.

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