Teenage Boy Drowns at Dadaepo Beach

A 13-year-old boy died from drowning at Dadaepo beach.

Busan Fire Authorities received an emergency call on Saturday 40 minutes past noon that a young boy was missing after he went to play in the water.

The special rescue team of the Maritime Police, 119 rescue workers and a helicopter searched the beach and found the boy at 2:21 pm, 300m west of where he was last seen.

The boy was unconscious at the time and was taken to the hospital but died at 3:50 pm.

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