Man dies in fishing lake

Police tape
Police tape

A man has died after getting into trouble while fishing in a lake yesterday afternoon (July 14).

Police were called at around 1.40pm to reports of concern for the welfare of a person at Pixies Mere Fishery on Pix Farm Lane in Bourne End, Hemel Hempstead.

A man in his 60s was rescued from the water and treated by paramedics, but died shortly after.

A spokesman for Herts Police said they are not treating the incident as suspicious at this time and a file will be prepared for the coroner.