Eric Canku of Chandler held his month-old son for the last time on Oct. 24.
A ten-month-old boy has been airlifted to the hospital in critical condition after being pulled from a Buckeye pool Tuesday afternoon.
A 2-year-old child died Saturday evening after being pulled out of a pool near 24th Street and Southern Avenue, according to Phoenix police.
A Valley toddler who survived a near drowning is now back in the water taking swim lessons, showing great progress after beating the odds.
A two-year-old who was pulled out of a pool in Peoria has died, according to Peoria Police.
PEORIA, Ariz. – A two-year-old who was pulled out of a pool in Peoria has died, according to Peoria Police.
Crews with the Peoria Fire Department responded to a possible drowning call at approximately 10:20 a.m., at a home on the 8400 block of West Bloomfield Road.
The child was in the water for an unknown amount of time, and he was transported to an area hospital.
“It’s unbelievable,” said neighbor Margarita Galan. “It’s scary. It can happen to anybody.”
The boy was rushed to the hospital Tuesday morning in “extremely critical” condition.
GOODYEAR, AZ – A 2-year-old child has died after being pulled from a backyard pool in Goodyear Thursday evening. Authorities responded to the area of Pebble Creek Parkway and West Virginia Avenue around 6:30 p.m. after receiving reports of an incident at a home. Goodyear fire spokesperson says the young girl was found in the pool and had “advanced life support measures being administered.” She was taken to the hospital in respiratory arrest and later died, officials said. Air15 flew over the scene and it does not appear a fence was installed around the pool. No additional information was immediately available but Goodyear police say detectives are investigating.
MESA, AZ – Officials are investigating a near-drowning involving a child at a Mesa home. Emergency crews were called to a home near McKellips Road and Val Vista Drive after noon on Monday.
Mesa fire officials say a 5-year-old boy was found at the bottom of a pool. A family member performed CPR on the child before officials arrived.
The child is said to be breathing on his own but is in critical condition.
MESA, AZ – A man in his thirties has died after a tubing incident on the Salt River on Sunday afternoon, according to the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office. Deputies say around 3:30 p.m. the man was tubing with friends when he broke away from the group and tried to retrieve a tube that floated away near the Blue Point Bridge.