Woman’s body found near Louth Canal

Lincolnshire Police have confirmed that a woman’s body was discovered near Louth Canal this morning (Friday).

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The woman’s body was discovered near the Canal shortly after 7.30am this morning.

A police spokesman said: “We can confirm that the body of a woman was found. There are no suspicious circumstances and a file will be prepared for the coroner.”

A spokesman from the East Midlands Ambulance Service added: “We received a call from police at 7.44am to Cowslip Lane in Louth.

“They reported a medical emergency. We sent a LIVES community first responder and a double-crewed ambulance.”

No further details have been released at this stage.