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Child dies after being found in Washington County creek

Johnson City Press • May 26, 2018 at 7:54 PM

A 2-year-old child died Saturday after being pulled from a Washington County creek.

A Washington County Sheriff’s Office news release reported that rescuers found the toddler in a creek about a mile from where the child went missing.

EMS personnel immediately began CPR and other interventions, the release said, and the child was taken to Holston Valley Medical Center in critical condition. The child was pronounced dead a short time later.

Read the full report on the Johnson City Press website.

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