1-Year-old boy drowns in backyard pool

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MESA - A 1-year-old boy drowned in Mesa around 9:30 am on Saturday in the 5900 block of E. Norwood, near McDowell and the 202.

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1-yr-old drowns in backyard pool

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A Phoenix Fire spokesperson says the child had wandered into the backyard. The boy's dad told rescue crews they had lost track of the child for 10 to 15 minutes.He was found in the above ground pool and his father called 911.

Fire crews performed CPR on the boy. He was taken to Banner Baywood where he was pronounced dead.