Coroner: 4-year-old Gaffney girl drowns in pond
Feb 20, 2011 6:09:00 PM - thestate.com
The Cherokee County coroner says a 4-year-old Gaffney girl has drowned in a pond near her family's home.
Coroner Dennis Fowler said in a news release that Kaitlyn Grace Millwood died Sunday afternoon. Fowler has ruled the death an accident.
Family members told Fowler that the girl had wandered outside without being noticed. The family saw their dogs were wet and were running from the pond. Kaitlyn's uncle ran to the pond about 200 yards from the home and found her in the water. He pulled her out and began CPR.
Kaitlyn was airlifted to Spartanburg Regional Medical Center where she died.
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