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Two North West boys drown

2011-12-18 21:34

Johannesburg - Two boys drowned in a quarry near their home in Takaneng village, Taung, North West police said on Sunday.

The boys, both 11-years-old, had gone swimming in the quarry on Saturday, said Sergeant Karen Tredoux.

After a search the Taung fire department and police recovered one of bodies on Saturday. The other body was recovered on Sunday, said Tredoux.

An inquest docket into the drowning has been opened.