Four boys drown in PTA dam

A dam fills up following heavy rains in Pretoria. Picture: Eyewitness News.

PRETORIA - The bodies of four boys, aged between six and eleven, were found in a dam in Pretoria on Sunday.

It is believed the boys climbed over a fence to go swimming in the dam on a farm in Baviaanspoort on Saturday and drowned.

Divers searched for around an hour on Sunday morning before finding their bodies.

Tshwane emergency services spokesperson Johan Pieterse said the bodies were found close to each other. 

The police were investigating the scene. 

(Edited by Zethu Zulu)