Firefighters say a young boy has died after falling into a backyard swimming pool at a Phoenix home on Wednesday evening.
Bystanders were performing CPR on the 3-year-old toddler when firefighters arrived at the house near 19th Avenue and Bell Road. Phoenix Fire Capt. Scott Douglas says the toddler was not breathing and didn’t have a heartbeat, and was taken to the hospital in extremely critical condition. On Thursday afternoon, Phoenix police say the boy died.