Toddler pulled from pool on Tucson's northeast side

Published: Aug. 5, 2017 at 11:28 PM MST|Updated: Aug. 7, 2017 at 3:54 PM MST
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PIMA COUNTY, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Family members pulled a two-year-old boy from a pool Saturday evening on Tucson's northeast side, according to a release from Rural/Metro Fire Department.

Battalion Chief John Walka said the call for help came in around 4:30 p.m. from the 7700 block of East Manor Place, near North Sabino Canyon and East Cloud roads.

He said there was adult supervision around the pool but the toddler wound up in the water. Family nearby pulled the little boy out and someone began resuscitation, according to Walka.

The child was awake and moving by the time first responders rushed him to the hospital, according to the release.

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