UPDATE: 2 children die in double drowning

By Kelly Hefelfinger - email

CHEROKEE COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - The Cherokee County Sheriff's office has released the names of two boys who drowned at around 5:30 Friday afternoon.

Firefighters were called out to a pond on FM 241 where they found the bodies of three-year-old Michael Hall and two-year-old Cobin Frazier.

Crews pulled two boys out of the water, but it was too late.

They were taken to a local hospital where they were pronounced dead.

Cherokee County Sheriff's Investigators confirme that they were brothers and the family was visiting a nearby home.

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