Teenage Boy in Serious Condition After Nearly Drowning at Hotel Pool

MILWAUKEE - Milwaukee Police and Fire responded to the Best Western Hotel on S. Howell for a possible drowning shortly before midnight.

A 13-year-old male was found at the bottom of the pool. He was pulled out and a good Samaritan trained in CPR started resuscitation efforts until first responders arrived on scene. 

The victim was then transferred to a local hospital where he is currently in serious condition.

The 13-year-old was at the hotel with other family members to celebrate the new year. The investigation continues. 

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In August, a man drowned in the pool at the same Best Western Hotel.

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