A teenager has been found dead at a water hole in Sydney’s Macarthur region.
Emergency services were called to Mermaid Pools in Tahmoor about 1.40pm on Thursday following reports the 17-year-old boy didn’t resurface after jumping into the water.
The body was found submerged about 6.15pm.
A report will be prepared for the coroner.
A 17-year-old schoolboy is missing, feared drowned, after jumping into a dangerous waterhole near Tahmoor. The teenager leapt 15 metres off a rock ledge into the Mermaids Pool, but failed to resurface. https://t.co/hvi8YTNY6B @laurakatebanks #7NEWS pic.twitter.com/w5LpN1zorb
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