Update: 5-year-old in near-drowning at Bixler Lake dies
Posted: 06/17/2013 at 2:46 pm
By: Sarah Duis
He was pronounced dead at 4:30 p.m., Sunday, June 16, at Parkview Hospital, according to a release from the Indiana Department of Natural Resources Division of Law Enforcement.
The boy went missing Saturday afternoon while he was at the lake with his family. He was found floating in five feet of water, unresponsive. The boy was taken to Parkview Hospital in Noble County and later flown to Parkview Fort Wayne.