Autistic child dies after falling into pool
LAKE PLACID, Fla. - A young boy with autism died Sunday afternoon in Lake Placid after he wandered from his home and fell into a pool.
Highlands County deputies responded to the area of Rocky Road just after 1 p.m. after receiving word that 4-year-old Hunter Williamson was missing.
Deputies were closing in on his location using his Safety Net tracking bracelet when a drone spotted him behind a home on Heal Avenue, just two block from his home.
Hunter was taken to a hospital, but was unable to be revived.