Teen in critical condition after apartment pool rescue

May 14, 2018

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — Authorities say a teenager is in critical condition after nearly drowning in an indoor apartment pool in suburban Kansas City.

The Overland Park, Kansas, Fire Department said in a news release that crews responded around 1:20 p.m. Sunday to the pool in the Meadowlark Hill Apartments. The statement said witnesses reported that the teen may have been underwater for two to three minutes before bystanders pulled him from the water.

Rescue crews began performing CPR and rushed the teen to a hospital.

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