A 10-month-old boy died during the weekend in Coffee City, according to the Henderson County Sheriff's Office.
Sheriff Botie Hillhouse said it happened it happened about 3 p.m. Saturday. Hillhouse said the child died after wandering into Lake Palestine in the Brierwood Bay Subdivision.
Hillhouse said that a person, who was not a parent, was watching at least three kids and they were going for a walk. He said one of the children ran off and as the person was going to grab the child that ran off, the baby wandered into the lake.
The sheriff said that person then grabbed the baby and took him to a residence on Brierwood Drive where CPR was started and EMS was called.
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