9-Year-Old Raleigh Boy Dies Following Accident At Pool

Police in Raleigh say a 9-year-old boy has died after he was pulled from a pool at an apartment complex.

A statement from the Raleigh Police Department said the boy died Saturday morning at WakeMed.

Authorities said emergency personnel responded to an apartment complex Friday afternoon after receiving reports of a drowning. They said the boy, whose name hasn't been released, was pulled from the pool, where he had been swimming with friends.

Emergency workers performed life-saving measures on the boy before he was taken to the hospital.


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