Infant drowns in mop bucket at gym, witnesses say

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NORTH HOLLYWOOD (KAKE) -

Police and witnesses say an infant drowned after falling into a mop bucket at a workout facility in North Hollywood.

The incident happened Thursday morning at a Zumba studio. KABC reports the boy, believed to be about one year old, was sleeping in a room by himself while he mother was working out.

Witnesses told the ABC affiliate that the baby apparently fell into a mop bucket. Paramedics were called to facility for a report of a non-responsive boy. The child was pronounced dead at a local hospital. 

Authorities continue to investigate. 

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