Police investigate teen’s death in Va. hotel pool

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HENRICO, Va. — Henrico County police say the apparent drowning of a teenager in a hotel pool appears to be an accident.

Police tell media outlets that a group of youths told investigators the 16-year-old boy dived into the pool and hit his head on the side. He was pronounced dead at a local hospital

The incident occurred Friday night at the Crowne Plaza Hotel. Police say the victim was staying at the hotel with his parents. His name hasn’t been released.

Credit: The Associated Press.