Body in Buxton river: file prepared for coroner

Emergency services attending a body found in the river Wye at Buxton
Emergency services attending a body found in the river Wye at Buxton

POLICE are preparing a file for the coroner after a body was found in a Buxton river this morning.

A member of the public discovered the body in the River Wye, which flows through Ashwood Park, at around 9.15am this morning.

However, police say they can’t yet identify the person who died.

Firefighters, police and paramedics all attended the scene on Bakewell Road. Police say there are no suspicious circumstances.