Saturday, a 9-year old boy drowned at the Pear Tree Inn by Drury Hotels. Reportedly, two twin brothers were pulled from the pool and a couple of hotel guests attempted CPR on both of them. One of the children was pronounced dead at the hotel. The other child was taken to the ER where he remains hospitalized in serious condition. Supposedly, other family members were also at the pool during the incident which occurred just before 5 p.m.
“We are aware of this tragic situation. We are working with police and medical personnel to find out the specifics of what happened. Our condolences go out to the family, friends and loved ones of those involved.”
-- David Ziegler, Division Director of Drury Hotels