Boy recovering after rescue from Holland pond

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

HOLLAND, Mich. – A four-year-old boy is recovering after nearly drowning Sunday in a Holland pond.

According to Ottawa County officials, the boy wandered away from a group of several people at about 5:30pm on Hawthorn Pond in the 9800 block of Black River Drive.  A passerby found the boy in the lake and pulled him out.  He was not breathing and turning blue. The passerby started CPR on the boy.

When first responders arrived, the boy was sitting up and breathing.  He was taken to a local hospital to be checked out.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s