Metro

Windham, N.H.

N.H. lawmaker’s daughter dies in apparent drowning

Advertisement

The 3-year-old daughter of a New Hampshire lawmaker has died after being pulled unconscious from a swimming pool. Windham police told the Eagle-Tribune that the girl died early Monday in an apparent accidental drowning. She was the daughter of state Representative Richard Ockerman, a Republican. Police said that the event occurred late Sunday afternoon and that the girl was transferred from a local hospital to Elliot Hospital in Manchester before she died. House Speaker William O’Brien called it an ‘‘unspeakable tragedy’’ and said House members are keeping their colleague in their thoughts and prayers.

Loading comments...
Real journalists. Real journalism. Subscribe to The Boston Globe today.
We hope you've enjoyed your free articles.
Continue reading by subscribing to Globe.com for just 99¢.
 Already a member? Log in Home
Subscriber Log In

We hope you've enjoyed your 5 free articles'

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com