Toddler drowns in suburban St. Louis swimming pool
FLORISSANT, Mo. (AP) — A 3-year-old boy has drowned in a backyard swimming pool in Missouri.
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that the toddler drowned Tuesday morning in Florissant.
Florissant Police officer Steve Michaels says police and paramedics were called to a home a little after 9:30 a.m., where they found the unresponsive boy. He was rushed to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
Authorities did not release the child's name. No other details were immediately available.