Two further people have been reported missing in the water following 17 confirmed deaths amid the UK heatwave. Swimmers looking to cool off are being urged to take care in open water as the Royal Life Saving Society UK (RLSS UK) said it is aware of 17 incidents of accidental loss of life in the water between July 17 and July 20.
There have been two further reports of people going missing in the water who are yet to be found. Emergency services are currently searching for a boy who went missing while swimming in the River Dee in Chester, according to Chester Live.
A police helicopter has also been seen circling the area up and down the river and a search and rescue team are there, as well as air ambulance, ambulance, police and fire crews.Read more on mirror.co.uk