Thursday, July 18 2024

Boy age 3 drowned in a pool in Kefalonia

pool drowned boy kefalonia
Police on the island of Kefalonia in Greece arrested two parents after their three-year-old son fell into a private pool and drowned.
The parents, who are from Sri Lanka, were working in the house adjacent to the pool, when the tragedy happened, in the Minia area near the airport.
The mother noticed the child in the pool first and started screeming as she watched her child drowning unable to help as she didn't know how to swin.
The father then tried unsuccessfully to help his child.
Doctors at the local hospital were unable to save the boy.
Police arrested the parents for neglect of a minor and they are expected to be led before a prosecutor.