Child Drowns, Dies In Boca Raton’s Meadow Lakes Community

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — PBSO is investigating what led to a child being left unattended long enough to end up in a lake in Boca Raton’s Meadow Lakes HOA, south of Palmetto Park Road off of 441. The child, a toddler, died.

From Palm Beach County Fire Rescue:

“At 1:52pm crews responded to reports of a missing child inside the Meadow Lakes at Boca Raton development. Rescue divers located the child in a pond behind the home and brought them out to waiting paramedics. The patient, a toddler, was transported to a local area hospital.”

From PBSO:

”The child did not survive. Detectives are investigating what led up to the child missing.”