AVONDALE, AZ – A 2-year-old boy has passed away after being pulled from a backyard pool on Friday night , according to Avondale police.
Rescue crews were called to the scene over the weekend near Buckeye Road and MC 85 around 7:30 p.m.
A GoFundMe account was shared with ABC15 that identifies the boy as Noah James Esquivel . Officials say the boy and his family were visiting the home for a birthday party.
At one point during the evening, the mother of the boy lost track of the 2-year-old and went searching and found him at the bottom of the pool.
The mother and grandfather pulled the child from the pool and performed CPR.