Officials Investigating Drowning In Magoffin County

Officials in one Eastern Kentucky county are investigating a possible drowning.

Officials with the Magoffin County Rescue Squad say they responded to a drowning Saturday morning. They say an 18 year old autistic boy was found face down in about one foot of water in a ditch outside of his home. The boy was taken to the Morgan County ARH and pronounced dead by the Morgan County coroner.

The coroner says the cause of death isn't known at this time.


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