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Young boy drowns in Corvallis

Managers with the Timberhill Athletic Club say they tried to save the child but he could not be revived.

Posted: Jun. 19, 2018 11:59 PM
Updated: Jun. 20, 2018 1:54 AM

CORVALLIS, Ore. -- A young boy drowned in an outdoor swimming pool at the Timberhill Athletic Club on Monday afternoon.

Sarah Larson, a manager at Timberhill, 2855 NW 29th St., said staff and paramedics performed CPR on the boy but he could not be revived.

In a statement to KEZI 9 News, Larson said: "We, the Timberhill families, individuals, staff, and management express our extreme sorrow and condolences to the child's family and everyone involved in the incident."

The boy's name and age were not released.

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