6-year-old child drowns at Lake Lavon

Officials with the Collin County Sheriffs Office say a 6-year-old who drowned at Lake Lavon was not wearing a flotation device.

Emergency responders were called to the lake around 1:35pm on July 4th in regards to the drowning. The child was found under water in the swimming area at Collin Park.

CPR was administered as the child was transported to a local Wylie hospital, but he was pronounced deceased.

The child was not wearing a flotation device.