Teenage boy found dead on the North York Moors

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A teenage boy has been found dead on the North York Moors at Blakey Ridge.

Police were called last night and a search began for the 17-year-old boy in the Egton and Whitby areas.

He was found at around 10.20pm last night and pronounced dead at the scene.

Police have said the death is unexplained at this time and they are conducting enquiries.