16-year-old dies in Crowne Plaza’s pool

Posted at 10:04 AM, Oct 13, 2012
and last updated 2012-10-13 18:18:15-04

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WTVR) – A 16-year-old male died at the Crowne Plaza on the 6500 block of West Broad Street around 9 p.m. Friday night.

Police say it is possible that the victim died from drowning or from hitting his head while diving in the pool.  His body was taken to Henrico Doctor’s Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.  Authorities are still investigating the cause of his death. 

He was with a group of people at the time, and his parents have been notified.