Near-Drowning Marks Third Child Emergency in a Week
POSTED: Monday, October 8, 2012 - 6:48pm
UPDATED: Monday, October 8, 2012 - 6:53pm
EL PASO — Another toddler nearly drowned Monday afternoon in Canutillo in the 7100 block of Sumter.
According to Sheriff's Deputies, the baby fell in a pond.
Witnesses called 911, but the father managed to resuscitate the boy before emergency personnel arrived. He was taken to the hospital.
This is the third time in a week that a baby has nearly drowned in El Paso county.