Partygoer critical after nearly drowning in Scottsdale

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Man remains in critical condition

SCOTTSDALE - A young man is fighting for his life Sunday morning after he nearly drowned at a party in Scottsdale.

It happened at a house near Hayden and Via de Ventura Saturday night. Investigators say the man was visiting friends when he went missing for about ten minutes. They found him in a backyard pool.

Rescue crews were able to get him breathing but the man was still unresponsive. They rushed him to the hospital where he is in critical condition.

Investigators believe the man may have been drinking.