Nova Scotia

Toddler drowns in pond on family's property in Annapolis Valley

A two-year-old boy has drowned after falling into a pond on his family's property in Auburn, N.S., RCMP say.

Police were called to property on Highway 1 in Auburn, N.S., around 6 p.m. Monday

A two-year-old boy has drowned after falling into a pond on his family's property in Auburn, N.S., RCMP say. 

Police were called to a property on Highway 1 around 6 p.m. Monday.

They found paramedics trying to resuscitate the child, a press release said. The toddler was taken to hospital and died there around 7 p.m.

The pond was small and man-made, police said.