A four-year-old child drowned in a pool on Cottage Avenue in Portsmouth Sunday, reports wpri.com.
Officials said the child was found unresponsive in or near a backyard pool and was rushed to St. Anne's Hospital in Fall River. The child was pronounced dead at the hospital.
Portsmouth Police are continuing to investigate. Neighbors reportedly said they did not know the family who lived at the home particularly well, but heard screams for help before police and rescue arrived, the TV station reported.