The boy was pronounced dead at Temple Street Children’s Hospital
A five-year-old boy has drowned in a pond in the Belgree Lawns area in Tyrrelstown, Dublin.
The boy had been missing from 9.30am this morning and was found an hour later.
Resuscitation attempts were unsuccessful and he was pronounced dead at Temple Street Children’s Hospital at around 11am.
Gardaí are not treating the child’s death as suspicious and have described it as a tragedy.
Gardaí said they will assist the coroner in investigations.
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