Child found dead in pool in Todd County

CLIFTY, Ky. – Todd County Emergency Management said a child has been found dead after they were reported missing in Todd County Sunday.

Yesterday around 5 p.m., Todd County Emergency Dispatch received a report of a missing child. Officials said the Todd County Sheriff and emergency management responded to the Clifty area, where they found the child floating in a swimming pool located in the backyard.

Emergency management said resuscitation efforts were started and continued over 30 minutes until Todd County EMS arrived. The efforts were not successful, and the child was declared dead by the coroner’s office.

Further details will be released when available, according to officials.