Child dies in hospital after being found in paddling pool

Family of the toddler have appealed for privacy following the incident

Gardaí are to prepare a file for the Roscommon county coroner. File photograph

Gardaí are to prepare a file for the Roscommon county coroner. File photograph

A toddler has died following a drowning incident in a paddling pool at his family home in Tulsk, Co Roscommon.

The 23-month-old boy is understood to have fallen into the paddling pool before he was discovered by family members.

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