Aown Dogar drowned in River Thames during games with friends
3 September 2015
From the section Oxford
Aown Dogar was described as a “much loved student” due to his “great sense of humour”
A teenage boy drowned in the River Thames after his friends thought his distress was part of a game they were playing, an inquest has heard.
Aown Dogar, 13, from Oxford, was playing piggy in the middle and tag in waist-deep water near Donnington Bridge, south of the city.
Oxford Coroner’s Court heard Aown started waving his arms and shouting for help on 25 June.
He was playing with his brother and a friend …read more
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