Warnings over the dangers of swimming in open water

West Midlands Ambulance Service are warning people to avoid swimming in lakes, rivers and other open water.

It comes after 17-year-old Russell O'Neill died at a quarry near the Malvern Hills in Worcestershire at the weekend.

The Ambulance Service is urging people not to risk their lives.


Tributes for quarry death teen

Tributes have been left at the site where a teenager has died after swimming at a quarry lake in the Malvern Hills.