5-year-old boy drowns during family cookout on Indianapolis’ east side
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (July 20, 2015) – A 5-year-old boy drowned on the city’s east side during a family cookout Saturday evening.
Police were called to the 9500 block of Gemini Drive around 7 p.m. on reports of a child not breathing.
Authorities transported the 5-year-old boy to Riley Hospital.
The boy was pronounced dead at the hospital.
According to family members, they were having a cookout when the boy went into the backyard by himself. Family members found him unresponsive in the pool.