Body found in hunt for missing teen in reservoir
A 17-year-old boy has died after getting into difficulty in water at Burwain Sailing Club in Foulridge.
Around 7-30pm on Sunday, emergency services received a report the teenager had got into difficulty after he and six others had launched a raft into the water.
Five were rescued and were unhurt; a sixth was taken by ambulance to hospital for a check-up.
A rescue operation was launched, with the Underwater Search Unit continuing to search for the 17-year-old throughout the night.
Police reported that, around 5-40am this morning (Monday), a body was recovered from the reservoir.
“That is all the information we are in a position to release at the this time,” a spokesman said.