LILLINGTON, N.C. (WNCN) – A 4-year-old died in the hospital Tuesday after a reported drowning in Harnett County, the sheriff’s office said.
Deputies responded to the 3100 block of Cool Springs Road just before 1:15 p.m. EMS took the child to Central Harnett Hospital in Lillington.
The child later died after life-saving measures failed, the sheriff’s office said in a news release.
Deputies are investigating the incident.
Cool Springs Road is located between Broadway and Raven Rock State Park.