Two year old nearly drowns in apartment pool - - Jackson, MS

Two year old nearly drowns in apartment pool

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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

There were some frightening moments Saturday night at a Jackson apartment complex when a toddler nearly drowned.

Jackson Police Officer Colendula Green said it happened at the Crossings at Ridgewood Apartments in the 5800 block of Ridgewood Road.

Police were called to the scene around eight o'clock.

Investigators said a two-year-old was at the complex swimming pool with his 15-year-old aunt.

The child accidentally fell into the water.

A security guard pulled him from the pool and performed CPR.

He was transported by ambulance to University Medical Center.

Green said the two-year-old was responsive and in stable condition.

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