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Toddler Found Unresponsive in Backyard Pool

LAS VEGAS -- A 2-year-old girl was found in a backyard pool just after noon Tuesday on Black Forest Drive, near Sahara Avenue and Decatur Boulevard.

The toddler was staying at a family member's home overnight. When the girl's family woke about noon, they found the sliding glass door open and the toddler in the pool, according to the Las Vegas Fire Department.

The girl was taken out of the pool and family members started CPR.

When emergency crews arrived, they continued CPR. Paramedics gave the girl advanced life support while she was transported to University Medical Center's pediatric unit.

It is unknown how long the child was in the pool. There is no secondary fence around the pool.

The girl's condition is unknown.


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