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Student Drowns In High School Pool

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(Courtesy East Hartford High School website)

(Courtesy East Hartford High School website)

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The East Hartford High School student rushed to the hospital after an incident at the pool early this afternoon has died.

Fire Chief John Oates says when firefighters arrived shortly after 12:30  they found a male student had been pulled out of the pool and a bystander had begun CPR.

Education officials say the student drowned during a phys-ed class.

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