MORGANTON, N.C. (FOX 46 CHARLOTTE) — A 4-year-old boy has died after he was found in a swimming pool, according to a Morganton public safety official.
Police and emergency medical crews responded to the scene on Maplewood Drive Thrusday evening.
Officials say the child had wandered away from a home on Redbud Drive and was found in the pool at a neighbor’s house.
The boy was taken to the hospital for treatment, but was later pronounced dead. The case is still under investigation.