Investigation underway in drowning death of Iowa Park child

Investigation underway in drowning death of Iowa Park child
Drowning (Source: WALB)

WICHITA FALLS, Texas (TNN) - The Wichita County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the drowning death of an Iowa Park child.

Deputies responded to a call on the 2300 block of Bridwell Road just after 7:30 p.m. Monday night.

When they arrived, a juvenile female was found unresponsive and deputies began performing CPR.

The child was transported to United Regional by ambulance and pronounced dead about an hour later.

Officials say the child apparently climbed a ladder going to the above ground pool and fell in.

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