13-year-old girl drowns in NC apartment pool, police say

North Carolina news

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (FOX 46 CHARLOTTE) – A 13-year-old girl died from downing in a pool at an east Charlotte apartment complex Wednesday, according to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department.

Authorities said emergency crews responded to a drowning just after 3:40 p.m. Wednesday in the 6100 block of Barrington Drive.

The 13-year-old girl was taken to the hospital by Medic with life-threatening injuries.

Police confirmed to WJZY Friday that she did not survive.

Her death is being investigated as a “Public Accident,” police say.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories

Click here for full list of trending stories