Body Recovered From River Avon

Police dive teams have recovered the body of a teenage boy who went missing while swimming in a river.

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River search will continue through the night for missing boy

A major search operation for a boy feared drowned in the River Avon will continue throughout the night Avon and Somerset Police have confirmed. They're searching for a 14-year-old boy who was last seen swimming with his friends in the river near Saltford. His friends are said to be 'distraught'.

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