Saturday, 8 November 2014

Police and Ambulance Services were called to the Erewash Canal near Derby Road bridge after reports of a body in the canal. A dog walker raised the alarm just after 10am on Friday November 7th. Officers recovered the body of 36 year old Kevin Thompson and Ambulance crew tried to resuscitate him before he was taken to Queen's Medical Centre where he was pronounced dead.
Police told the Extra “The death is not being treated as suspicious. The Coroner will determine the cause and circumstances surrounding the death.”