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Boy Dies Overnight In New Rochelle Following Asthma Attack

An 8-year-old boy was rushed to the hospital in New Rochelle on Wednesday, where he died after suffering an asthma attack.
An 8-year-old boy was rushed to the hospital in New Rochelle on Wednesday, where he died after suffering an asthma attack. Photo Credit: File

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. - An 8-year-old boy in New Rochelle died early on Wednesday morning after suffering from a severe asthma attack in his family’s apartment.

According to police, shortly before 12:30 a.m. on Wednesday morning, first responders were dispatched to a Main Street apartment for reports of a child entering cardiac arrest. Upon arrival, the boy - who has not been identified yet - was rushed to Montefiore New Rochelle Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.

No foul play is suspected. Keep following the Daily Voice for more information about Wednesday morning’s incident as it becomes readily available.

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