BREAKING NEWS: Man dies after cliff plunge

Emergency service at the scene.
Emergency service at the scene.

A MAN has died after falling down the cliff at Saltwick Nab.

Whitby RNLI’s inshore lifeboat, the coastguard and the RAF’s Sea King helicopter all responded to the incident which occurred at around 4pm on Friday evening (16 March).

Whitby coastguard’s Nathan Brown said: “We have had a male who has fallen off the cliffs.

“People saw him, there were some witnesses at the bottom.

“We have had to lift him out, it was awkward and needed the help of all of us.”

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