Toddler flown to Mesa hospital after being found in poolPosted: Updated:
MESA - According to the Mesa Fire Department a father found his two-and-a-half year old son in the pool Saturday morning.
Police, fire and paramedics responded to the house in a neighborhood near Sossaman Road and Guadalupe Road.
UNCUT: What happened at scene
The dad is CPR certified and began CPR while paramedics were on their way.
Dave Johnson with the Mesa Fire Department said the child did not have a pulse when a medical helicopter arrived, but in flight to the hospital medics were able to get a pulse.
The boy was flown to Banner Desert Hospital in Mesa in very critical condition.
The pool did have a fence around it, but no word on how the child might have gotten into the pool. An investigation into the incident continues.