Selma, N.C. — According to the Johnston County Sheriff’s Office, a 14-year-old boy drowned Tuesday.
The sheriff’s workplace stated they acquired a name round 4:30 p.m. about a teen drowning in a pond close to Davis Mill Road and U.S. Highway 70 close to Selma.
The pond in query is encompass by no trespassing indicators and loads of bushes, sitting far again off the principle highway.
EMS, Water Rescue and K9 crews responded to the scene.
It is unclear at the moment the circumstances that led to the drowning. Deputies haven’t but recognized the boy.
The sheriff’s workplace is constant to research.
The drowning comes per week after a Raleigh two-year-old drowned in a pool within the McKinley Mill neighborhood final Wednesday. The household claims one of many slats within the pool fence was lacking, which gave the boy the flexibility to slide previous and enter the pool.