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PHOENIX - A child drowns after waking up and walking out to the pool at a Phoenix home.
According to the Phoenix Fire Department fire crews responded around 4 a.m. to a home near 40th Street and Greenway Road for a child drowning call.
When they arrived the transported the boy to the hospital where they pronounced the 5-year-old boy deceased.
The boy and his father were reportedly visiting the home. The father believed the boy was asleep, but when he went to check on him he was not in bed.
Shortly after that is when they found him in the pool. It is not know how long the boy was in the water before being pulled out.