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.
A 15-year-old boy has drowned in a lake at Yarrow 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.