Divers recover teen boy at Villa Angela Beach


Editor’s note: The Cleveland Division of Fire initially said the child was 13 years old.

CLEVELAND (WJW)– Divers recovered a 14-year-old from Lake Erie at Villa Angela Beach Monday evening.

Cleveland Metroparks police said the boy went under water while swimming west of the designated swim area at Villa Angela Beach in Euclid Creek Reservation.

First responders recovered him about 35 minutes later. He was transported to the hospital.

Metroparks police are investigating.

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