4-year-old drowns during family outing

4-year-old drowns during family outing
(Source: Raycom Media)

The Summit County Medical Examiner and the Champion Police Department are investigating the apparent drowning of Tillasia Douglas, a 4-year-old from Masury, Ohio.

The little girl was with family members swimming at Willow Lake when the tragedy happened on August 17.

Police say at 5:45 p.m. the child was found underwater in the lake by life guards.

She was transported to Trumbull Memorial Hospital then life flighted to Children's Hospital Medical Center of Akron. She died the morning of August 19.

Willow Lake is a privately operated  campground, swimming and recreational facility located at 6863 Mahoning Road in Trumbull County.

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