Colorado boy pulled from Nebraska lake dies at hospital
SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) — A 4-year-old Colorado boy pulled last week from the water of a western Nebraska lake has died.
The Scotts Bluff County Sheriff’s Office says in a new release that the boy, Messiah White of Colorado Springs, died early Tuesday at a Denver hospital.
Messiah was found unresponsive Saturday in the water at Lake Minatare State Recreation Area in western Nebraska.
CPR was performed on the boy, who was flown to a Scottsbluff hospital and later transported to the Denver hospital.
The boy’s death has been ruled accidental.