1-year-old drowns in private pond in western Missouri

The patrol did not provide any further details.

Drowning

SEDALIA, Mo. – A 1-year-old boy has drowned in a private pond in western Missouri. The incident happened just before noon Thursday in Pettis County. The Missouri State Highway Patrol says the child got out of a home and was found in pond. Life-saving efforts were unsuccessful and the child was pronounced dead at the scene. The child’s name was not released. The patrol did not provide any further details.