4-year-old drowns in lake in Blackstone

By: News Staff

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A four-year-old Bellingham boy drowned at Lake Hiawatha in BlackstoneMassachusetts on Sunday.

Police say the boy, identified as William Cohen, and his parents were visiting friends on Saint Germaine Avenue.

At some point the little boy went missing and a search of the water and surrounding neighborhood began.

About 20 minutes later, he was found in the lake.

CPR was performed on the boy and he was taken to landmark medical center in Woonsocket, where he died.

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