Emergency services called to help man in river in Norwich

Emergency services were called to Coslany Street, Norwich, following reports of a man in the river.

Emergency services were called to Coslany Street, Norwich, following reports of a man in the river. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2016

Emergency services were called to reports of a man in the river in Norwich.

Police, fire and ambulance were called to Coslany Street at about 3pm on Tuesday, February 28 following reports a man, thought to be in his mid 40s, had gone into the river.

Fire crews from Carrow and Earlham were mobilised to assist a person in the river.

A spokesman in the Norfolk police control room, said: 'We got called just before 3pm to a man in the river.

'We arrived on scene and did what we could to assist.

'He came out of the river of his own accord.'

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