Woman, 78, drowns in hot tub at Hillsboro apartment complex

HILLSBORO, Ore. – A 78-year-old woman drowned in a hot tub at an apartment complex, a Hillsboro fire spokesman said Friday.

The woman was alone when fire crews arrived at the apartments, located at 6523 N.E. Cherry Drive, according to spokesman Bruce Montgomery.

A medical examiner was called to the scene, Montgomery said.