Apparent Drowning at Rapid City Hotel
Police are investigating the apparent drowning of an 8-year-old girl at a Rapid City hotel.
At approximately 10:15 a.m. on Saturday, police were called to the Econo Lodge on Disk Drive in Rapid City for a reported drowning. When police arrived, they found several people performing CPR on an 8-year-old girl in the pool area. Paramedics transported the child to Rapid City Regional Hospital, where she was pronounced dead. Detectives from the Rapid City Police Department and Pennington County sheriff’s office are continuing to investigate. No other information is available at this time.