Defiance toddler's death reported as accident


The Defiance County Coroner’s Office ruled last week’s death of a 2-year-old as an accidental drowning, according to a news release from the Defiance Police Department.

Kaycee Spencer, 2, drowned in the family swimming pool Thursday at a residence in the 200 block of Harding Street, police said. 

When officers arrived, they found the girl unresponsive inside the residence. 

Defiance Fire and Rescue rushed her to ProMedica Defiance Regional Hospital, where she was pronounced dead, police said.