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Body pulled from river in Burford
11:32am Friday 3rd August 2012 in Witney
A BODY has been pulled from the River Windrush in Burford.
Firefighters were sent to Church Lane in Burford at 9.57am because a female body was reported seen in the water.
Burford resident Sarah Denton said: “There are a lot of police blocking off the main car park in Burford, four police cars, two fire engines, and ambulance, an ambulance helicopter and a police helicopter.
“There was a third fire engine - that has left - and there was a fire engine flatbed as well which they use for chemical spills.
“It’s quite shocking for a Friday morning.”
Police arrived at around 10am at the car park on the corner of Church Lane and Guildenford.
Police confirmed a body had been pulled from the river.