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Kent boy nearly drowns in apartment complex pool

Post by Stacia Glenn / The News Tribune on July 6, 2011 at 4:19 pm with 1 Comment »
July 6, 2011 4:19 pm

A young boy nearly drowned today in a pool at an apartment complex, according to the Kent Fire Department.

The child was unconscious when he was pulled from the water. Someone performed CPR until police and paramedics arrived at the complex in the 2700 block of South 259th Street.

The boy was taken to a hospital. His condition was not immediately known but he is expected to recover.

Fire officials said an adult family member was with the boy at the pool.

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  1. WarmNfuzziOne says:

    Thank goodness this child was saved. I hope he recovers fully, quickly.

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