4-year-old Gary boy dies after being pulled from Indiana lake


HOBART, Ind. (WTHR) — A 4-year-old boy from Gary died Tuesday after he was pulled from a northwest Indiana lake.

According to The Times of Northwest Indiana, police and firefighters responded to the scene on Liverpool Road in Hobart around 5:30 p.m. The boy was unconscious when he was taken from the water and a police officer and bystanders tried to perform life-saving measures before medics got on scene.

The boy was taken to the hospital in critical condition, but later died.

The victim's name has not yet been released.