Boy, 7, drowns in Myrtle Beach hotel’s ‘lazy river’

MYRTLE BEACH — Authorities say a Georgia child has died after being pulled from a Myrtle Beach hotel’s water attraction.

Horry County Deputy Coroner Darris Fowler tells new outlets that 7-year-old London Adams, of Atlanta, died at a hospital after being found in a “lazy river” pool at the Sheraton Broadway Plantation Resort Villas on Saturday evening.

Fowler says Adams’s cause of death was drowning. Myrtle Beach police are investigating the incident.