Hardin County Child Drowns In Pool

Posted at 9:34 AM, Apr 26, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-26 09:34:00-04

HARDIN COUNTY, Ky. (News-Enterprise) –  A 2-year-old child has passed away after drowning in a swimming pool in Hardin County.

According to the News-Enterprise, Hardin County EMS were called to the home on Casablanca Court and Rodeo Drive. The child was transported to the hospital by EMS and a Hardin County Sheriff’s Office deputy and succumbed to injuries.

A death investigation is open, which is standard protocol.

Sheriff John Ward told the paper that the incident was "an awful tragedy.”