After Student Death, 5 AR School Workers Placed on Leave

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KNWA) - Five staff members at Vandergriff Elementary have been placed on administrative leave following the death of a student.

Adron Benton, 6, was found unresponsive in a swimming pool located off of school property last week. He later died from the incident.

School officials said Adron wandered off school property during recess. Teachers noticed he was missing during lineup and called police. 


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