Man dies after falling into Liverpool’s Salthouse Dock

A man from Leigh, Wigan, has died after being pulled from the water at Salthouse Dock in Liverpool.

The 24 year old was reported to be one of three men discovered in the water after firefighters, paramedics and police officers were called to the incident at Salthouse Dock at around 9.45pm yesterday

Two of them were rescued, but a third man took longer to recover, and died later in hospital.

It’s been reported that all three men had been drinking in the Albert Dock area before they ended up in the water.