Indian student of Rhode Island University dies in pool incident
An Indian student has died in a pool accident in Rhode Island University in the USA on Sunday. The deceased has been identified as Suhail Haseeb. He was a graduate student in Physics.
The incident took place in a Tootell Physical Education Centre pool on the Kingston Campus.
According to media reports, the police department and emergency medical services responded to the incident on Sunday afternoon. When the teams arrived at the spot, it found lifeguards performing CPR on Suhail Habeeb. The emergency medical services took him to a nearby hospital. The doctors pronounced him brought dead.
The University spokesperson said, “the University is saddened by the recent loss of one of our community members, Suhail Habeeb.” The University extended its deepest condolences to the deceased family and friends. He joined the Rhode Island University in 2016.
– PTC NEWS