Troopers Investigate Accidental Drowning in Granby

On Friday, July 8, at approximately 6:15 p.m., State Police responded to 93 Rathburn Road in the town of Granby for a missing 5 year-old child.

When troopers arrived, they began searching the area around the house, garage and pool areas.

After a short search, the 5-year-old boy was located at the bottom of the in-ground pool behind the home.

The child, identified as George S. Blowers IV, from Albany Street in Oswego, was transported to Oswego Hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

The investigation is continuing.