A boy from Mauriceville Elementary School who was attending a Houston-area baseball tournament has died in a hotel swimming pool, the school district confirmed Monday.
The school is part of the Little Cypress - Maurice Consolidated Independent School District in Orange, about 110 miles east-northeast of Houston.
"The Little Cypress-Mauriceville family is brokenhearted at the loss of one of our Mauriceville Elementary students," the district's website stated Monday. "The LCM family is focusing on helping the friends and family of the child and would appreciate prayers for those affected by this tragedy as they face the coming days."
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