The area where the boy’s body was found.
The body of a young boy, who was swept out to sea during the festive season, was recently recovered putting a tragic end to the search.
The deceased was located on a beach, about 1km north from where he went swimming.
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The search continued making use of the Lenmed eThekwini Heart Hospital’s beach patrol helicopter as well as using all terrain vehicles, according to a report issued by IPSS Medical Rescue.
The body of the young boy was discovered by Kwadakuza lifeguards while on foot-patrol.
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Paramedics extended their condolences to the bereaved family.
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