Advertisement

Local News

News > Local News > Child Drowns in Avon Retention Pond

Child Drowns in Avon Retention Pond

A child died after being pulled from an Avon retention pond by a group of good Samaritans on Monday afternoon.

The incident happened near West 21st Street and North Raceway Road in the Wynbrooke subdivision just before 3 p.m.

A 7-year-old was pulled from the pond and rushed to the hospital, officials with the Hendricks County Sheriff’s Department confirmed. Officials later confirmed the child died at the hospital.

People in the neighborhood performed CPR until emergency crews arrived to the scene.

INDIANAPOLIS --A woman is dead and a firefighter is injured because of a fire at a home near 38th street and...
INDIANAPOLIS -- Several high school basketball players have been suspended by the Indiana High School Athletics...
(INDIANAPOLIS) - Small business got a tax break they've sought for years in December's tax cut bill. But the...
STATE HOUSE --Savannah's Law will soon be law and that mean's you'll be able to ask for a carbon monoxide test for...
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- After nearly two years of investigating, the U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil...