Latest News from News 3

Las Vegas News | Weather | Sports | Traffic - MyNews3

Boy found dead at Oregon reservoir; family sought

(Logan Mock-Bunting, Getty Images)
(Logan Mock-Bunting, Getty Images)
Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Updated: 8/26 9:04 am

GASTON, Ore. (AP) — Searchers who fear there are more victims are looking for family members of a young child who apparently drowned during a day at the beach along a reservoir west of Portland, Oregon.

Fire officials said they found a beach towel, a cooler, shoes and other personal items Monday after they tried to resuscitate the child, who was about 4 years old. The Oregonian reports they're also caring for a small dog they found on a leash.

The boy wasn't identified. Washington County deputies say the items on the beach belonged to a person whose vehicle was in a parking lot at Henry Hagg Lake. A search was suspended Monday night and was resuming Tuesday.

Deputies said they were called to the reservoir by people who found the boy in the water.


©2014 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.




All content © Copyright 2014 Intermountain West Communications Company. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service
You may also view our Sitemap.

FCC assistance for any person with disabilities can be provided by contacting us at

KSNV Profile & Public Inspection Files

2014 NBCUniversal Media, LLC. All rights reserved. Portions by Broadcast Interactive Media


Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.