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

By Danielle Thomas – bio | email

LUCEDALE, MS (WLOX) - George County Sheriff Garry Welford said a 10-month-old child died after drowning in a bathtub. The incident happened around 7 p.m. on Friday  in the Howell community off of Highway 612.

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.

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