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7-Year-Old Boy Dies Days After Shrewsbury Pool Incident

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A 7-year-old boy nearly drowned at this pool in Shrewsbury last week.

A 7-year-old boy nearly drowned at this pool in Shrewsbury last week.

SHREWSBURY (CBS) – A 7-year-old boy who nearly drowned in an outdoor swimming pool at St. John’s High School last week died Monday night.

Aaditya Basrur died at around 7:30 p.m. at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center, according to the Worcester County D.A.’s office.

Basrur nearly drowned in an incident last Thursday around 2 p.m. He was attending Camp Saint John, which is for kids age 5-12, and runs until the beginning of August.

The state’s medical examiner will conduct an autopsy.

The incident remains under investigation.

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