On Thursday, in the Bzura River, firefighters from the water and diving group found the boy’s body. He is probably a 13-year-old, wanted since Tuesday, who disappeared under water while bathing in a river in Bednary (Łódź Province).
The press officer of the provincial commander of the fire brigade in Lodz, Junior Brig. Jędrzej Pawlak. – At around 6 p.m., a diver found the boy’s body within 50 meters of the sinking site. The boy’s identity has not been confirmed, he said.
Disappeared under the water
Most likely it is the body of a 13-year-old who swam in the river in Bednary around 1pm on Tuesday in the Łowicz district near Mostowa Street. When the boy disappeared under the surface of the water, his friend sounded the alarm.
Despite the intense rescue operation, which was attended by a dozen or so fire brigades from nearby towns and a water and diving rescue group, the boy was not found on Tuesday.
The boy’s search action
Not only the river was checked, but also its banks, incl. with a tracking dog. The search operation with the participation of, among others water and diving groups from Piotrków Trybunalski and Łódź were continued on Wednesday and Thursday.
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