VIDEO: Woman’s body found in canal near Rhodesia

A police investigation is underway after a woman’s body was found in the canal near Rhodesia this morning (Thursday, 6th March).

Police were called to the scene before 7am and the canal path was sealed off from the Lock Keeper’s pub at Worksop all along Shireoaks Road to the junction with Tylden Road in Rhodesia.

In a statement, police said: “Police are investigating the circumstances around a body of a woman found in Worksop.”

“The woman, thought to be in her 50s, was found in the canal waters close to Woodend. She was pronounced dead at the scene.”

“A cordon is in place to allow a full investigation to take place.”