1-year-old boy Papillion boy pulled from pool dies, officials say

An infant found in critical condition after being pulled from a swimming pool at a La Vista home Sunday afternoon has died, officials said.

The Sarpy County Sheriff’s Office said emergency crews responded to the reported drowning of a 17-month-old boy after noon. 

CPR was being performed on the boy, identified Tuesday morning as Kingston Goracke, by family members when emergency personnel arrived, SCSO said in a press release. Papillion Fire personnel took over treatment of the child on scene.

The Children’s Hospital Transport Team arrived and transported the child to Children’s Hospital. Officials said he died in the hospital Monday night. 

The child and his family were visitors at the residence at the time of the incident, officials said. 

A GoFundMe page has been setup for the family, if you’d like to donate.

Below is the link.






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