Nacogdoches toddler recovering after near drowning

Nacogdoches toddler recovering after near drowning
Source: Raycom News Media

NACOGDOCHES, TX (KTRE) - Nacogdoches police are investigating after a 22-month-old boy almost drowned.

Police say the incident occurred at 3:39 p.m. Tuesday in the 3200 block North Street.

According to the department, the child was playing near the pool with several adults present. The boy fell into the shallow end of the pool but was not immediately noticed. The child was rescued and revived.

Police say the boy was taken to a hospital for treatment then transferred to a Houston hospital. The child was alert when he was transported, officials say.

The case remains under investigation.

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