Body of missing teenage girl found off Adelaide beach

Police have found the body of a 15-year-old girl who went missing while swimming at an Adelaide beach yesterday.

Four teenage girls, all Indian Nations, were rescued by local surf lifesavers after coming into difficulty while swimming at Glenelg just before 6pm.

A major water, land and air search resumed this morning for one girl who remained missing, with police locating the girl’s body a short time ago near the breakwater.


Two 17-year-old girls remain at the Flinders Medical Centre, one in a critical condition and one in a stable condition, a 17-year-old girl is at the Royal Adelaide Hospital in a serious but stable condition while a 12-year-old girl is at the Women’s and Children’s Hospital in a stable condition, police said in a statement.