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Child who fell in Morgan County pool dies

Jackson Easterwood died Tuesday night, a week and a half after being found in a pool.

Posted: Mar. 7, 2018 7:44 AM
Updated: Mar. 7, 2018 10:16 AM

A boy who fell into a Danville pool a week and a half ago died Tuesday night in a Birmingham hospital.

Jackson Easterwood, 2, passed away at UAB Children's Hospital in Birmingham, according to a post on the family's Facebook page. 

Easterwood was found in the bottom of a pool at a Danville home during a family visit on Feb. 24. Family members said they believe he was in the pool about five minutes before he was found.

Funeral arrangements have not been announced.

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