Child on float with mother but panicked
Galveston — The Houston Chronicle is reporting; A 5-year-old Houston boy drowned on Wednesday at the Texas City Dike beach, police said.
The boy, whose name has not been released, drowned about 4 p.m, said police Capt. Brian Goetschius.
Goetschius said the child was on a float with his mother. "Once they realized they were too far out they panicked and the child went under," he said.
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