Adelaide teenager dies as summer drowning toll mounts

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A 15-year-old boy who was pulled unconscious from the water at Glenelg has become the sixth person to drown in the past two weeks, four of them children

A teenager has died after being found unconscious in the water at Glenelg beach in Adelaide, amid a spate of drownings around the country.The 15-year-old boy, from suburban Goodwood in Adelaide, was pulled from the water near the Glenelg jetty at about 4.30pm on Monday. Police and lifeguards performed CPR but he could not be revived.

Police said there were no suspicious circumstances but asked for anyone who saw the teenager in difficulty in the water to come forward.

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