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Dylan Cecil verdict: accidental drowning

The inquest into how a four-year-old boy died while visiting the Somerset seaside with his family has recorded a verdict of accidental death by drowning.

Dylan Cecil was on holiday to see his grandparents when he fell into the water at Burnham-on-Sea on Sunday, August 19.

He was said to have been trying to get a closer look at the sea when the incident happened.

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Boy drowning inquest to resume

Dylan Cecil drowned in Somerset last August

An inquest is due to resume today into the death of a 4-year-old boy from Kettering in Northamptonshire who drowned during a family holiday.

Dylan Cecil slipped off a jetty at Burnham-on-Sea in Somerset on August 19th last year. His body was recovered four days later.