AVONDALE, AZ — A 1-year-old boy is recovering after being pulled from a pool near 111th Avenue and Indian School Road Sunday evening.
When Avondale firefighters arrived on scene, the family was already on their way to the emergency room.
Authorities met the family near Thomas Road and Garden Lakes Parkway to take over transfer to the hospital.
Firefighters say the child was in the pool with several people when he was found floating face down in the water.
Family members pulled the child from the pool and performed CPR. The child was alert and awake at the time of transport, firefighters say.
Firefighters say the home did have a pool fence with a gate and latch.