Jackson County

2-year-old drowns at Presley’s Outing in Jackson County

A 2-year-old is dead after drowning in a canal at Presley’s Outing in Jackson County, according to the Jackson County Sheriff’s Department.

The drowning happened Tuesday evening around 7:35 p.m.

When Jackson County deputies arrived, they started CPR on the toddler. Following CPR, he was airlifted to Singing River Hospital where he was pronounced dead, deputies say.

The cause of death was ruled an accidental drowning by Jackson County Coroner Vicki Broadcus.

The name of the toddler is not being released at this time.