Man dies after falling from bridge in front of horrified passersby in Newcastle

A MAN has died after falling from a bridge in front of horrified passersby today.

The man died after he fell from the Tyne Bridge, between Newcastle and Gateshead, about 12pm.

Cops and paramedics rushed to the bridge after the incident

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Cops and paramedics rushed to the bridge after the incidentCredit: NCJ Media

Cops, fire crews and paramedics rushed to the scene after horrified onlookers reported the incident.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Northumbria Police said there were no suspicious circumstances related to the man’s death.

Cops are still investigating and are working to identify the man in order to notify his family.

The man died after he fell from the Tyne Bridge in Newcastle

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The man died after he fell from the Tyne Bridge in NewcastleCredit: Alamy

The Sun Newcastle upon Tyne