- Associated Press - Sunday, May 28, 2017

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - A county coroner says the death of a 6-year-old Ohio boy who drowned at a country club near Columbus was an accident.

The body of Jude Kraft was pulled from the deep end of a pool Friday at Worthington Hills Country Club in Perry Township, about 14 miles (23 kilometers) north of Columbus.

The Columbus Dispatch reports (https://bit.ly/2rJMqqi ) the Perry Township police chief says the boy went missing around 5 p.m. Friday. Chief John Petrozzi says a lifeguard pulled Jude’s body from the pull and tried to resuscitate him. He was pronounced dead at a medical clinic around 7 p.m.

Officials say there were no signs of traumatic injury to the boy’s body.

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Information from: The Columbus Dispatch, https://www.dispatch.com


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