3-year-old boy found unresponsive in pool in Queen Creek

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(Source: 3TV/CBS 5) (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

A 3-year-old boy was found unresponsive in a pool in an unincorporated area of Queen Creek on Saturday.

Queen Creek Fire & Medical Department said it received a call around 4 p.m. 

The incident was reported near S. 174th Street and E. Happy Road.

Someone at the home pulled the boy from the pool and began performing CPR. Fire crews arrived and took over.

The boy was rushed to Banner Ironwood Medical Center with life-threatening injuries

It is unclear how the boy got in the water or if there was a pool fence at the home.

The Maricopa County Sheriff's Office is investigating.

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