Texarkana boy almost drowns in pool

TEXARKANA, AR (KSLA) – A young boy believed to have drowned in his pool, was transported to a Little Rock Hospital Monday evening.

It happened in the 2300 block of Cedar Hill in Texarkana, Texas.

According to police, the 5 year-old was playing in the back yard when his older brother went to check on him. That's when he found him floating in the pool.

He called for his dad who performed CPR until the ambulance pulled up.

He was rushed to a local hospital at the time, but now he is on his way to Little Rock. At this time, his condition is unknown.

We talked to the boy's grandfather who tells us the child was playing with the dog and might have been knocked in by his own pet.

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