Sudbury, Ont. — A six-year-old boy is dead after he fell into a pool in Manitowaning, Ont.
In a release Monday, provincial police said Gavin Otosquaiob slipped into the pool just before 4:30 p.m. Saturday.
"Officers arrived on scene and observed the father administering CPR to his six-year-old son," police said.
"OPP officers relieved the father and continued resuscitation efforts. EMS paramedics arrived on scene and continued resuscitation.”
The boy was taken to hospital, where doctors also tried resuscitate him, to no avail. He was pronounced dead in hospital.
Gavin's parents were home when the boy got outside. They discovered him in the pool soon after.