Coroner identifies 4-year-old pulled from Lake Waynoka

The shore of Lake Waynoka in Brown County. (Google)
The shore of Lake Waynoka in Brown County. (Google)

SARDINIA, OH (FOX19) - The Brown County Coroner's Office identified a 4-year-old boy who died Thursday after being pulled from a Sardinia, Ohio lake.

Authorities said Alex Collett was last seen at the restroom area on the shore of Lake Waynoka before first responders arrived. Deputies found him unresponsive in the lake around 5:20 p.m.

The boy was flown to Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center where he was later pronounced dead.

The Brown County Sheriff's Office says they are conducting an investigation into the incident.

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