The gate to the swimming pool in the Lao Dong Culture Palace in which an 11-year-old boy was found dead Thursday. Photo credit: VnExpress
Ho Chi Minh City police are investigating the death of an 11-year-old boy in a swimming pool Thursday, news website VnExpress reported.
Quach Thanh Tung and some friends reportedly swam in the deep end (2 meters) of the pool in the Lao Dong Culture Palace in District 1 at around 2 p.m.
After a while, his friends did not see him and screamed for help. The pool lifeguards found him under the water, but it was too late.