Toddler dies after falling into Ohio backyard pond

FAIRFIELD, Ohio (AP) — Police say a toddler in southwest Ohio died Sunday after falling into a backyard pond.

WLWT-TV reports ( that police and medics in Fairfield responded to a call on Casey Court just before 9 p.m. Sunday and removed the 18-year-old child from the pond. Authorities tell the station that the toddler died later at Fairfield Mercy Hospital.

Authorities are continuing an investigation.

Fairfield is about 30 miles north of Cincinnati.

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