By Associated Press - Monday, October 13, 2014

SOUTHWEST RANCHES, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a 9-year-old boy drowned while attending a birthday party in the Fort Lauderdale suburb Southwest Ranches.

Davie police say the boy was spotted at the bottom of the pool Sunday evening. He was rushed to nearby Memorial Hospital West, where he was pronounced dead.

The child did not live at the home. It was unclear how long he was at the bottom of the pool.

No further details were immediately available.

The incident remains under investigation.



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