Bodies of two children recovered in lagoon outside Hermanus
A man who was swimming in the lagoon came across a nine-year-old's body on Wednesday afternoon.
CAPE TOWN - The bodies of two children have been recovered in a lagoon outside Hermanus.
A man who was swimming in the lagoon came across a nine-year-old's body on Wednesday afternoon. He alerted authorities, who discovered another child's body.
The National Sea Rescue Institute's Craig Lambinon explains.
“While [on the] scene it was discovered that four children had been swimming together, only two went home. NSRI Hermanus rescue swimmers entered the water and began a search. Upon doing the search they came across the body of a second child, who is also believed to be about nine years old.”
At the same time, a body of a man was found washed up at Llandudno Beach on Wednesday.
(Edited by Shimoney Regter)