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Boy, 15, drowns in pool at Galena resort

A man is dead after an apparent drowning at Vortex Springs Monday. (Geralt)
A man is dead after an apparent drowning at Vortex Springs Monday. (Geralt)(WJHG)
Published: Aug. 5, 2019 at 11:04 AM CDT
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A 15-year-old boy drowned Sunday at a Galena resort, according to the Jo Daviess County Sheriff's Office.

The sheriff's office received multiple calls that a boy had drowned at the Chestnut Mountain Resort in rural Galena on Sunday night.

Authorities say the boy went underwater in a swimming pool for an unknown period of time and was pulled from the pool unresponsive around 9:20 p.m.

After CPR efforts, the boy was taken to the hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.

The boy's name has been withheld. The death is under investigation.