Software engineer dies in an attempt to save his boy in a swimming pool in US.

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Nagaraju Surepalli (31) and his son Anant Surepalli (3) were drowned in the pool of their Novi apartment complex on Tuesday afternoon according to police. He works for Infosys.

Nagaraju Surepalli and his son were playing by the pool at around 3pm on Tuesday at the Glens of Northville apartment complex when the toddler fell into the water while playing. The father entered to rescue his son but became a victim himself as neither were experience swimmers according to police in a statement on Wednesday. The pool does not staff a lifeguard and they were the only occupants in the pool area. They were shifted to St. John Providence's hospital in Novi. The father and son were later pronounced dead at the hospital.

Surepalli and his son are from Guntur and has been living in US for three years on a H-1B non-immigrant Visa. He is survived by wife and mother.

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