COLUMBUS (WCMH)–Columbus Police say a 3-year-old boy apparently drowned in an above-ground pool on Saturday morning in the Hilltop.
Officers and medics arrived to the home on Treehaven Lane at 11:40 a.m. He was reportedly not responsive and was transported to Nationwide Children’s Hospital with life-threatening injuries. He was pronounced dead at 12:40 p.m.
Police say the drowning is likely accidental. They are still investigating. Anyone with additional information is asked to call the Columbus Police Homicide Unit at 614-645-4730 or Crime Stoppers at 614-645-TIPS (8477).