ELYSBURG, Pa. (AP) – An 8-year-old boy has died after being found unresponsive in a swimming pool at a central Pennsylvania amusement park.
Montour County Coroner Scott Lynn tells The Daily Item in Sunbury that Yassin Boudriss of Lebanon was found in about three feet of water at Knoebels Amusement Park & Resort Saturday afternoon. Lynn said the boy may have been affected by a medical condition before entering the water. An autopsy is scheduled for Monday.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Weather: Roller Coaster Of Conditions Ahead Body Of 25-Year-Old Thomas Hughes Found In Ohio River
Knoebels says on Facebook that “a tragedy occurred” when a lifeguard found the boy in a pool. It says the lifeguard immediately began emergency care and the boy was taken to a local hospital.MORE NEWS: Multiple People Injured In Rt. 65 Crash Near McKees Rocks Bridge
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