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Funeral arrangements pending for Keegan Adkins

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Funeral arrangements are pending at the Resthaven funeral home for Keegan Adkins, the 6-year-old young boy pulled from a Fern Creek pool. 

Adkins was found underwater at one of the outdoor pools at Woodhaven Country Club on Friday. A WAVE 3 viewer, who was at the pool says CPR was given to the child for at least 25-minutes before paramedics arrived.

After spending several hours at Kosair Children's Hospital, a Jefferson County Coroner says Adkins was pronounced dead shortly after 11:00 a.m. on Saturday.

The country club pool was open Saturday. A sign nearby asked people to pray for Adkins and his family during this difficult time.

WAVE 3 tried to contact officials with the country club. A manager said they have no comment at this time, and asked us to leave the property.

They have not said what happened during the incident.

WAVE 3 has learned Adkins' father is an Okolona firefighter

WAVE 3 spoke with a family friend on the phone Saturday night.

The family friend says "the family is in shock and is devastated."

He adds "The Adkins family has done a lot for the community through public service."

 

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