A teenage boy has drowned while swimming in a Lancashire reservoir.
The 13-year-old died after “getting into difficulty” at the Hill Top Quarry at Whittle-le-Woods, near Chorley, at 3.10pm on Sunday.
Ambulance crews also attended the incident, but the boy was pronounced dead at the scene.
A Lancashire Police spokesman said the boy was from the local area.
He said: “The boy’s parents have been informed and an investigation is now underway.”
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