4-Year-old found tangled in Gilbert swing set dies

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GILBERT, Ariz. – A boy has died after he was found unresponsive on a swing set Monday afternoon.

Maricopa County sheriff’s deputies and Gilbert police responded to a call about a child found unresponsive just before 3 p.m. in the 22000 block of South 179th Avenue in Gilbert.

Sgt. Jesse Spurgin with MCSO said the 4-year-old boy was found tangled in a swing set in the backyard of the Gilbert home.

Paramedics administered CPR and took the boy, who was unconscious, to the hospital.

He died Tuesday at about 10:30 a.m.