- Tyne Tees
An inquest opens this morning into death of a teenage boy who drowned at the weekend.
16 year old Colin Dodds got into difficulty while swimming in the River Wear near Bishop Auckland on Saturday.
Tragedy has struck a family a third time after the death of their son who drowned in a river in County Durham at the weekend.
The body of a Bishop Auckland teenager has been recovered from the River Wear in the early hours of today.