BROOKINGS, S.D. — A girl from Vermillion has drowned in the swimming pool of a Brookings hotel.

Police Lt. Derrick Powers tells KBRK-AM that first responders were called to the Days Inn just before 9 p.m. Saturday after a preteen girl was found unresponsive in the pool.

She was taken to the Brookings Hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

The girl’s name and age have not been released.

Information from: KBRK-AM.

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