BEIJING — Eight kids drowned in a river in southwestern China after one fell in and the others jumped in to assist, state media mentioned Monday.
The youngsters, described as elementary-school age, had gone to play at a seaside Sunday on the Fu River, based on state broadcaster CCTV. Their our bodies have been recovered by Monday morning.
They got here from Mixin, a city close to Sichuan province on the outskirts of the sprawling metropolis of Chongqing. No additional particulars have been instantly out there.
Heavy rain had been forecast for the realm, however it wasn’t clear if the climate was an element.