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6-year-old boy nearly drowns in Phoenix pool

May 4, 2009

A 6-year-old boy nearly drowned in Phoenix Monday evening at a home near Cactus Road and 19th Avenue.

The boy was alert and stable after Phoenix firefighters arrived on scene at about 5:30 p.m., and he is expected to be all right. He was taken to St. Joseph's Hospital as a precaution.

A spokesperson from Phoenix fire was unsure if the incident occurred in a pool or where the boy's parents were at the time of his submersion.


Reproduced with permission from:
The Arizona Republic
Heather Hoch
©Copyright 2009 Arizona Republic

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