Bodies of two boys, aged 17, found at bottom of cliffs

Cleveland Police have confirmed that the bodies of two boys, aged 17, have been found at the bottom of a cliff at Saltburn.

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Online tributes paid to teenagers who died in cliff tragedy

The 17 year olds died in Saltburn on Friday night Credit: Cleveland Police

Tributes are being paid on social media to two teenage boys from East Cleveland who died in Saltburn on Friday night.

Alex Yeoman and Harry Watson were both 17.

Police were called to the scene at the foot of Huntcliff in Saltburn after reports that a body had been found there.

When they arrived they found the bodies of both boys.

The coastguard helicopter was called in and winched them onboard before flying to James Cook University Hospital.

News of the boys' death has shocked many who knew them and messages have been placed on Facebook in memory of the teenagers.

Police say the circumstances surrounding their deaths are not suspicious but are investigating exactly what happened.

They're appealing for anyone with information to contact them.

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