Near Drowning of 12 Yr Old Middleboro Boy

Victim submerged twenty minutes and in serious condition

MIDDLEBORO - A Medflight helicopter transports a reported 12 year-old near drowning victim near Tispaquin Pond in Middleboro, Massachusetts Saturday (08-28-10).  According to emergency broadcast reports, the victim was underwater in the pond approximately 20 minutes before rescuers found him.  It is believed the victim was in serious condition.  (Photo by David G. Curran) welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on