Girl Drowns In Highland County Pond

(CONCORD TOWNSHIP, OH) -- A Concord Township girl has died after she fell into an icy pond.

Police and firefighters responded to the scene in the 5600 block of Sorg Road around 2:15 p.m. on Sunday. Initial reports were that a child had fallen through the ice on a farm pond.

Upon arrival, emergency responders found the child had been removed from the pond by family member and CPR efforts had been initiated.

Medics transported the girl to Highland District Hospital, where she was flown to Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center.

The victim, Kaitlyn Gross, 11, was pronounced dead at 5:15 p.m. Sunday.

Investigation reveals Kaitlyn was at the residence with her parents and went outside. Family members could not locate her and found the ice broken in the pond on the property.