10-month-old George Co. child drowns in bathtub

LUCEDALE — George County Sheriff Garry Welford says a 10-month-old child died after drowning in a bathtub.

WLOX-TV said on Sunday that the incident happened around 7 p.m. on Friday.

The sheriff says the drowning is still under investigation but appears to be accidental.

Officials are not releasing the child’s name at this time.

The Associated Press