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UPDATE: Two-Year-Old Boy Dies After Being Pulled From Dodge Co. Lake

UPDATED Tuesday, June 19, 2012 --- 7:55 a.m.

TOWN OF FOX LAKE, Wis. (AP) — Authorities say a 2-year-old boy found unresponsive in a Dodge County lake has died.

Sheriff Todd Nehls says the Lomira area toddler died Monday afternoon at a hospital. He was taken by medical helicopter to the hospital after he was found floating in Lake Emily Saturday.

Nehls tells The Reporter (http://fondul.ac/N3LDBl ) the boy apparently wandered out on a pier and fell into the water. Family members began CPR immediately.

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Information from: The Reporter, http://www.fdlreporter.com

Copyright 2012 The Associated Press.

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Posted Monday, June 18, 2012 --- 8:07 p.m.

From our news partner WITI in Milwaukee:

DODGE COUNTY — Dodge County Sheriff’s officials say a two-year-old boy died Monday afternoon, June 18th after he was pulled from the water at Lake Emily in Fox Lake.

Officials say the boy fell into the water, and the child was not breathing when he was first pulled from the water Saturday.

CPR was performed at the scene, and the boy was transported to the hospital via Flight for Life, where he died Monday.

The boy’s name has not yet been released.


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