Nov 292010

The Glendale Fire Department says a16-month-old girl remains in critical condition Monday after shewas found floating in a swimming pool.

Paramedics responded to a residence near 51st and Olive AvenuesSaturday evening on a child drowning call. Rescuers found an adultperforming CPR on the child.

The little girl was stabilized and transported to BannerThunderbird Hospital.

Investigators think the child followed the family dog through adoggie door and into the backyard. Several minutes later, she wasfound in the pool by adults.

Although swimming season is over, the fire department asksparents to continue watching their children around water, evenduring the winter months.

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