Advertisement

Toddler drowns in Fulton County

Published: Jul. 26, 2021 at 11:12 PM EDT
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

FULTON COUNTY, Ind. (WNDU) - An 18-month old in Fulton County is dead after what officials believe to be an accidental drowning Monday afternoon.

Just before 4:30, emergency personnel responded to Lakeview Bend in Rochester for a child that was found in a pond, not breathing.

The toddler was taken to a nearby hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The autopsy in Fort Wayne is scheduled for Tuesday morning, and the Fulton County Coroner’s Office is investigating.

Be sure to stick with 16 News Now on air and online as we continue to follow this breaking news story.

Copyright 2021 WNDU. All rights reserved.