SURPRISE, AZ – Officials are investigating a drowning involving a toddler in Surprise.
The incident happened at a home near Reems Road and Peoria Avenue around 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday.
Surprise police and fire officials said a 2-year-old boy was found in the family’s backyard pool. On-scene reports say a family member performed CPR and called 911.
The child was taken to a hospital in extremely critical condition, but police said he later died.
According to Air15 over the scene, the pool was not behind a fence.