Teenage boy's body found in River Irwell

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River Irwell, Clifton Country ParkImage source, David Dixon/Geograph
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Police were called to Clifton Country Park at about 15:30 BST

The body of a 14-year-old boy has been pulled from a river in Greater Manchester.

Emergency services were called to Clifton Country Park in Salford at about 15:30 BST after reports of concern for the boy's welfare.

Greater Manchester Police said underwater search teams discovered the boy's body in the River Irwell a short time later.

Specialist officers are supporting his family and inquiries are ongoing.

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