PARKLAND HORROR: Elderly Man Drives Wheelchair Into Pool, Dies


PARKLAND, FL ( — An elderly man apparently drove his motorized wheelchair into a Parkland swimming pool this afternoon and died a short time later.

The Broward Sheriff's Office tells that the elderly brother of the unidentified 90-year-old man found him — and the wheelchair — in the pool around 1:45 this afternoon.

The man was dead by the time police and rescuers arrived on the scene at 4770 NW 74th Place a short time later.

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