Norwich man helped from river

A man was taken to hospital after he was discovered swimming in the River Wensum.

Emergency services rushed to help the man when people saw him in the river near Wherry Road, Norwich, at 7:45pm.

Ambulance crews took him to the Norfolk and Norwich Hospital where he is believed to be conscious and breathing.

You may also want to watch:

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter