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Diver dies after incident off Portland

Weymouth Harbour


9:35am 17th September 2018

A man's died after a diving incident off Portland.

Emergency services were called to Weymouth Harbour at 11.20am yesterday morning. (16 September)

The diver, who was a 46-year-old man from Blackpool was found unconscious.

He sadly died a short time later.

His family have been told and Dorset Police say there are no suspicious circumstances.



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