Autopsy shows Brownsville teen broke neck before drowning
Tue, 07 Jun 2011 16:02:49 GMT —
Autopsy results released on Tuesday show a Brownsville teen broke his neck before drowning in a children's swimming pool.
Cameron County Sheriff Omar Lucio released the results of the autopsy for 13-year-old Izik Rodriguez during a press conference on Tuesday morning.
Sheriff Lucio said the Brownsville drowned in an inflatable pool after breaking his neck by diving into the pool.
The fatal accident happened at a home belonging to Rodriguez's aunt off Tallowood Circle in Brownsville Friday afternoon.
Family members said they found Rodriguez unconscious adding that he suffered from depression and Attention Deficit Disorder.