11-year-old boy dies after falling into icy Queens pond
QUEENS — An 11-year-old boy died Tuesday after he fell into Forest Park pond, police said. Anthony Perez and a 12-year-old friend walked out about 50 feet onto the ice when it cracked and Perez's friend plunged into the frigid water around 4 p.m., officials said. Perez saved his friend, pulling him from the icy water, then fell in himself, police said. His friend rushed home and told his mother to call 911.