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Crews respond to near drowning on south side

Tucson Fire responded to a near drowning at house on the south side in the 6900 block of South Missiondale Road. The one and half year old boy was found in an above the ground swimming pool that was in the front yard. He was pulled out by an adult.

The child had not been seen for approximately two minutes before being found in the water. The parents were unloading groceries from the car into the home. The child did have pulses so CPR was not initiated. TFD paramedics arrived on scene and quickly assessed the child before transporting him to an area hospital for further medical care.

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