Boy Dies in Apparent Drowning in Luzerne County, Family Says
Posted July 19
PLAINS TOWNSHIP, PA — Police were called to a home in Luzerne County for reports of a possible drowning.
Investigators said a 3-year-old boy was swimming in an above ground pool at a home on Perkins Street in Plains Township.
The child was found unconscious in the pool by police just after 1 p.m. Wednesday, and he was rushed to the hospital.
The victim's aunt told Newswatch 16 the boy has died.
No other information has been released at this time.
Police are still investigating.