Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Public safety

Boy, 2, drowns in pool at Valrico home, deputies say

VALRICO — A 2-year-old boy drowned in his family's pool Monday, deputies said.

Keygan Reese was at home playing on Emerald Creek Drive about 12:45 p.m. when his father Morgan Reese realized he couldn't locate the boy, according to the Hillsborough Sheriff's Office.

Morgan Reese first checked the garage and, when he saw that the door was down, rushed to the pool, said sheriff's spokeswoman Cristal Nuñez.

"He ran to the pool and Keygan was already on the bottom," Nuñez said.

The boy was taken to Brandon Regional Hospital and pronounced dead.

No charges are expected in the case, Nuñez said.

Contact Tony Marrero at [email protected] or (813) 226-3374. Follow @tmarrerotimes.

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