British boy, 12, drowns on holiday in France

A 12-year-old British boy has died on holiday in France.

He is believed to have drowned after getting into difficulty while swimming in a lake at a holiday camp in Berny-Rivière, northern France.

Emergency services rushed to the scene at around 6.30pm local time on Thursday after a lifeless body was reportedly seen by a lifeguard at La Croix-du-Vieux Pont campsite.

Local media reported the youngster was pulled from the water and airlifted to hospital in Paris, where he was...
source: Metro

2019-08-23 17:41
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