Family sues over drowning death at Brookfield aquatic center

CREATED May 29, 2014

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BROOKFIELD -- The parents of an 8 year-old girl who drowned in a public swimming pool are now suing the cities of Brookfield and New Berlin.

Lily Engelhardt was on a field trip with the New Berlin Parks and Recreation Department in 2012 when she was found unconscious underwater at the Wiberg Aquatic Center in Brookfield.
He parents claim the cities are liable for their daughter's death.  
Neither city has commented.