Police have confirmed that two people have died after they were called to an incident at a lake in East Yorkshire. Emergency services are reminding people of the dangers of open water after also rescuing four people from the lake.
Police, the fire service and the ambulance service were all called to the lake between High Eske Nature Reserve and Pulfin Bog Nature Reserve, near Tickton, at around 7pm on Wednesday evening (May 24).
In a statement, Humberside Fire and Rescue confirmed that two people had died and four others had been rescued, Hull Live reports.
The statement said: "Last night Emergency Services attended an incident at High Eske Nature Reserve, Tickton, despite the very best efforts of the Emergency services on the scene, tragically the incident resulted in two young people losing their lives. READ MORE: Join the FREE Manchester Evening News WhatsApp community "Our thoughts and deepest sympathies are with the families and friends at this difficult time.Read more on manchestereveningnews.co.uk