YORK, Pa. (WHTM) — A two-year-old child died in York Sunday after being found in a stormwater tunnel.
The child wandered away from their home, and the family quickly noticed and reported him missing.
Multiple search and rescue crews started a search for the child, and he was found in a storm water tunnel that runs along East 10th Avenue.
EMT’s on the scene attempted to provide resuscitative efforts, but the child was pronounced dead at York Hospital around 9 p.m. Sunday night.
An autopsy conducted by the York County Coronors officer suggest the injuries are consistant with drowning although the cause and manner of death are pending additional testing.