EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ (AP) – The deaths of three family members who were found unconscious in an above-ground pool in New Jersey’s backyard are under investigation, authorities announced on Tuesday. .
Neighbors who heard screams called the police, who responded to the home on Monday afternoon.
Police Lt. Frank Sutter told reporters that police removed a 32-year-old woman, 8-year-old daughter and 62-year-old family member from the pool and performed CPR, but all three were reported. dead at the scene. Authorities have not released their names.
Neighbors said the family had recently moved into the house.
“It is a devastating day for our entire community. It is too early to determine exactly what happened, “said police chief Frank Losacco in a statement.
The county medical examiner was investigating the causes of the deaths.
Source: AP News