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Deltona boy, 3, drowns in backyard pool

No charges anticipated, Volusia deputies say

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DELTONA, Fla. – A 3-year-old boy drowned Saturday afternoon in a backyard pool in Deltona, deputies said.

The Volusia County Sheriff's Office said the boy was found unconscious at the bottom of an above-ground pool at a home on Elkcam Boulevard.

First responders were unable to revive the boy, deputies said.

"No charges are anticipated in what appears to have been a tragic accident," the Sheriff's Office said in a news release.

No other details have been released.
 


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