1-year-old dies after apparent drowning on city’s west side

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

INDIANAPOLIS – Officers with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police department say a baby died after an apparent drowning on Indy’s west side.

According to police, emergency crews responded to the 100 block of Burke Avenue shortly before 11:30 p.m.

Officers say a 1-year-old boy was found in the home’s pool and was taken to Riley Hospital where he later died.

There were other children in the home at the time of the apparent drowning, but no other injuries were reported.

At this time, police say they are investigating this death as accidental.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.