AN attack on a woman in her 40s has been linked to the death of a man who fell from Mann Dam viaduct in Cleckheaton on Monday.
Police were called to a house in Carlton Way, Cleckheaton, shortly after 6am, following reports a woman had been assaulted.
She has been taken to Dewsbury and District Hospital with serious injuries.
A short time later police were called to Mann Dam in Cleckheaton to reports that a man in his 50s had fallen from the viaduct. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police are not looking for anyone else in connection with the incidents.
A spokesman said police were linking the two incidents.
Inquiries are ongoing.
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