A 15 year old boy has drowned after getting into difficulty swimming in a resevoir outside Chorley. Thomas Barton from Coppell was with friends in Yarrow Valley Country Park yesterday evening when he disappeared trying to cool off in the water. Amy Welch reports.
Amy Welch reports from Yarrow Valley Park in Chorley where 15 year old Thomas Barton drowned yesterday.
A teeange boy who drowned in a reservoir in Yarrow Valley Country Park in Chorley has been named as Thomas Barton. He was 15 years old and from Coppull.
A 15-year-old boy has drowned in a lake at Yarrow Valley Park near Chorley. He had been swimming with four friends. Emergency services were called to the scene at 7:30pm on Sunday and a body was found at 11:30pm. He has not yet been formally identified.