10-year-old boy dies after being found in pool

July 11, 2019 GMT

WEST COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A 10-year-old South Carolina boy has been pronounced dead after being found unresponsive in a relative’s swimming pool.

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher says it happened in the West Columbia area shortly before noon Thursday.

Fisher identified the child as Mack Bonnett Jr. of Pelion.

An autopsy will be conducted to determine Bonnett’s cause of death