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Child dies after drowning in a cesspool in Deir Alla

By JT - Apr 14,2018 - Last updated at Apr 14,2018

AMMAN — A four-year-old child on Saturday died after drowning in a cesspool in Deir Alla, while his father suffered from minor injuries during his attempt to save the child, the Jordan News Agency, Petra, reported.

Civil Defence Department cadres retrieved the child and his father and transferred them to Princess Iman Hospital which reported that the child arrived dead while the father was provided with the needed medical aid, according to Petra.

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