Child drowns in family’s backyard pool
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A nearly 1-year-old child drowned in backyard swimming pool at the family’s home in Florida.
Orange County Sheriff’s spokeswoman Ingrid Tejada-Monforte tells news outlets that the child was unresponsive when they arrived at the home in Orlando on Thursday afternoon.
She says family members and deputies performed CPR. The child was pronounced dead at a hospital a short time later.
The investigation continues. No additional details were available.