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Autopsy complete on 10-year-old that drowned at Elkhart beach

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ELKHART COUNTY, Ind. (WOWO): Ideal Beach Water Park in Elkhart has re-opened to swimmers.

This, after the death of 10-year-old Jamal Turpin and near-drowing of a 9-year-old boy on Friday afternoon. The coroner has ruled Turpin’s death accidental, due to drowning.

RELATED: One child dead due to drowning, another child rescued at Ideal Beach in Elkhart

A GoFundMe account to raise money for his funeral expenses has been set up to help with Turpin’s funeral expenses.



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