Teen Drowns In Clay County Friday

By: 13 News, Posted by Chelsey Moran
By: 13 News, Posted by Chelsey Moran

CLAY COUNTY, Kan. (WIBW)--A teen drown in a pond in Clay County Friday afternoon.

The Clay County Sheriff's Department responded to a pond north of the intersection at 4th and Deer Trail just before 4:30 p.m.

The body of 15-year-old Tommy Watt was recovered just after 10:30 p.m. Friday.

Watt was swimming with a friend and began struggling to get to shore. A friend was trying to help him when he went under water and didn't resurface.

An autopsy will be performed.

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