INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — A child died Saturday night after an apparent drowning at a family cookout, according to an Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department report.
Medics were sent to the 9400 block of Gemini Drive Saturday on reports that a child wasn’t breathing. Family members told police they were having a cookout when the child went into the backyard. Someone found him in the pool.
The five-year-old boy was rushed to Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health, where he later died.
IMPD is investigating the death.