AP NEWS

Police: NC woman drowned in Myrtle Beach hotel hot tub

June 19, 2019

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina police have identified a woman who they say drowned in a hot tub in a hotel on the coast.

Investigators say 57-year-old Paula Egleston of North Carolina drowned at the Patricia Grand Hotel in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

News outlets report police say a witness was on her balcony at a hotel next door when she spotted the woman face-down in the neighboring hotel’s hot tub.

First responders pulled Egleston from the water and attempted CPR, but were unable to revive her.

All contents © copyright 2019 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.