First picture of tragic mum who drowned after jumping into sea to rescue her son and his friend

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A  hero mum who drowned after jumping into the sea to rescue her son has been named locally as Danielle Chilvers.

The tragic mum, known as Dani, had jumped into the sea as she desperately tried to save her child and his friend.

The 37-year-old spotted that the boys had got into difficulty in a kayak off the coast in Norfolk yesterday, reports The Mirror.

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source: Daily Record

2020-08-10 23:20
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