Child dies after he was pulled from river

Published 08/27 2014 10:11AM

Updated 08/27 2014 10:12AM

NEENAH, Wis. (WFRV) - Police say a 6-year-old boy has died after he was pulled from the Fox River at Riverside Park on Tuesday.

According to the Neenah Police Department, Elijah Vanderhoof was with his family when he wondered away at about 4:15 p.m.
The search for Elijah began at about 4:30 p.m.
The child was pulled from the water at about 5:41 p.m. and he was declared dead about 15 minutes later.

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