5-year-old drowns in Braceville pool

BRACEVILLE — A 5-year-old girl drowned while swimming in a backyard pool in Braceville on Saturday evening.

According to a Trumbull County 911 report, Braceville EMTs were called to the 1000 block of Braceville Robinson Road SW as someone was doing CPR on the girl after she was taken out of the pool. It was unknown how long she was under water.

Authorities confirmed the case was turned over to the Trumbull County Coroner’s Office, which did not respond to calls Wednesday afternoon. The 911 report showed the victim was the daughter of a Bedford Heights couple who were in town for a family gathering.


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