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Child recovering after near-drowning incident in Hawley

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HAWLEY, Minn. – A 10-month-old boy from this western Minnesota city is recovering in a Fargo hospital after nearly drowning in a bathtub early Saturday.


Police responded to a call from an apartment building on 7th Street in Hawley, where a resident said they’d found their baby submerged in a bathtub. The resident had been running bathwater for the child when they briefly left the room to make coffee.

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