Teenager drowns in Oxford

A teenage boy has died after getting into difficulty on the River Thames in Oxford.

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Fire service explains search

Oxfordshire Fire and Rescue service is urging youngsters not to swim or jump into the River Thames after a 15 year old teenager died.

It's understood that the local boy jumped from the Donnington Bridge yesterday afternoon, but got into difficulty after he hit the water.

Station Manager Simon Belcher spoke to Meridian's reporter about the search.

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