Body of man aged in 20s recovered from lake in Doncaster

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Lakeside lake in Doncaster (Google Maps)
Lakeside lake in Doncaster (Google Maps)

A body has been found in a Doncaster lake after reports that a man in his 20s had got into difficulty, South Yorkshire Police said.

Emergency services attended the scene at Lakeside lake at around 4.10pm on Saturday.

They had received calls that a man, aged in his 20s, had got into difficulty in the water.

A body was later recovered from the lake.

“We are very sorry to report that following earlier information about an incident at Lakeside, Doncaster, a body has now been found,” a statement from the force said.

No formal identification has taken place, South Yorkshire Police added.

The man’s family have been informed and are being supported by specialist officers.