Firefighters to parents: Watch your kids around waterPosted: Updated:
PHOENIX -- Last year, there were a total of 75 possible drowning calls, and this year, with summer just getting under way, we're on track for even more. Earlier this week there were two calls in a single day.
Child drownings are preventable.
With that in mind, Valley firefighters are stepping up their reminders to watch kids around water and put up barriers to keep kids away from backyard swimming pools.
Tess Rafols chats with Capt Johnathan Jacobs about what parents need to do to keep their kids safe this summer.