Jefferson County 2-Year-Old Found Safe After Near Drowning


JEFFERSON COUNTY, MO (KTVI)-A  2-year- old Jefferson County girl is being treated after nearly drowning in her family’s swimming pool. The sheriff’s department says EMS was called to the home on Highway WW. They say the girl’s parents were packing a moving truck and lost track of the toddler.

She was found in the pool unresponsive and not breathing. EMS performed CPR and revived the child. She’s now recovering at Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital.

Authorities say there’s no sign of negligence on the part of the parents.

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