GALLIPOLIS, Ohio – A juvenile has died as a result of a drowning according to the Gallia County Sheriff’s Office.
On March 24, 2017 Gallia County Sheriff Matt Champlin confirmed that his office is investigating an apparent drowning which occurred on March 23, 2017. The apparent drowning happened in the area of Williams Creek Road.
The juvenile victim was reported missing by a family member from a residence in the same vicinity. The age and name of the juvenile have not been released by the Sheriff’s Office as of time of publication.
The Gallia County Sheriff’s Office, along with members of the District 2 Volunteer Fire Department and Gallia County EMS were on scene.