WILKES-BARRE, Pa. — A Pennsylvania coroner has ruled that the drowning death of a 3-year-old boy was an accident.

Luzerne County Coroner Bill Lisman announced his findings in the death of Nico Bostick on Thursday.

Plains Township police Lt. Rick Lussi told The Citizens’ Voice that Bostick was playing with other children at a Plains Township home on Wednesday when he somehow got into a pool.

He was taken to Wilkes-Barre General Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

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