On Air Now

Listen

Listen Live Now » 95.5 FM Wausau, WI

Weather

Current Conditions(Wausau,WI 54403)

More Weather »
65° Feels Like: 65°
Wind: NE 5 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0.72”
Current Radar for Zip

Today

Thunderstorms 71°

Tonight

Partly Cloudy 55°

Tomorrow

Partly Cloudy 78°

Alerts

Boy dies from apparent drowning in Oconomowoc

OCONOMOWOC, WI (WTAQ) - Oconomowoc Police are investigating the apparent drowning death of an eight-year-old boy.

Officials said the youngster was part of a group swimming in the Oconomowoc River at Riverside Park, when a chaperone noticed that he was missing.

The boy was found in the water around 2:30 p.m. Thursday.

One of the chaperones pulled him out. First responders performed CPR.

The child was taken to a hospital where he died a short time after the incident.

His name was not immediately released. 

Comments