Local
2:12 pm
Fri August 29, 2014

Akron toddler drowns in swimming pool

Tragedy struck an Akron family Thursday when a 1-year-old girl drowned in a small swimming pool at a home on East Avenue.

First responders arrived at the scene around 8 p.m and performed first aid. The child was taken to Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital, but did not survive. 

Few other details have been made available. An investigation is underway.