TUCSON (KVOA) — A 2-year-old child has died after drowning in her family pool on the northwest side Wednesday night.
According to Northwest Fire, the child’s mother called 911 at around 7:00 p.m. to report her daughter wasn’t breathing.
When firefighters arrived to the home in the 4100 Block of West Sugarcane Street, near Cortaro Farms and Thornydale Roads, they learned the child was found floating in the backyard swimming pool. Firefighters then took over CPR from the child’s mother.
The girl was then rushed to the hospital, but she died a short time later.