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Man dies in fall from Queens Park Bridge

Date published: 11 September 2017

A man died when he fell from Queens Park Bridge, Heywood on Saturday.

Shortly before 10:15pm on Saturday (9 September), police were called to Queens Park Bridge, Heywood to reports that a man had fallen from height.

Officers attended and found the body of a 42-year-old man.

There are believed to be no suspicious circumstances surrounding the death and a file has been passed to the coroner.

A woman died after falling from the same bridge on Queen’s Park Road in Heywood on Monday 31 July.


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