Drowning in Towanda this morning

Officers responded to a drowning around 10:30 this morning in the 500 block of West High in Towanda. A 37-year-old woman was found in the pool.

Towanda Fire Department, Butler County EMS, and Butler County Rescue Squad also responded.

Emergency crews triaged the victim as deceased at approximately 10:14 am.

The victim is a 41 year old white female who lived at the residence.  It has been reported the victim was dressed in a swimming suit and was initially discovered floating in the pool by a resident of the home.

The Butler County Coroner’s Office was contacted by Detectives of the Butler County Sheriff's Office and an autopsy has been ordered and will be performed at the Sedgwick County Regional Forensic Science Center in Wichita, Kansas.  At this time, foul play is not suspected.

 The victim’s name is not being released pending notification of all family members.