Boro Park – A young child from Boro Park lost his life in a tragic incident on Tuesday.

Hersh Meilich Grossman, 9-years-old, was on a trip with the Belzer Camp at the Sahara Sam’s Water Park in NJ, when he drowned. He was pulled from the water, and emergency personnel began resuscitation efforts. He died shortly after.

Tzvi Elimelech is a son of Rabbi Moshe and Mrs Sheindel Grossman, who come from a prominent Belzer family. He is a grandson of the Belzer Dayan of Boro Park, Rabbi Osher Eckstein.

Police are investigating the incident, and additional information will be published shortly.

As reported by Vos Iz Neias