There was an incident at Royal Victoria Dock Bridge, Britainnia Village earlier that involved a man jumping into the river. The incident happened on the south side of the dock.
Met police were called to the dock at 3.00pm to assist the man who had jumped or fallen into the dock itself. Reports state via 999 London that two members of the public attempted to save the man but sadly, they were unsuccessful.
Search teams still entered the water and the man could not be located.
(Image Credit and Source: 999 London)