2-year-old boy drowns at Tucson apartment complex

TUCSON, AZ - A 2-year-old boy has drowned at a Tucson apartment complex.

Fire Capt. Barrett Baker says an adult found the child in a hot tub in a gated pool area Monday evening and that another adult started to perform CPR.

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Fire personnel then arrived and took over but efforts to resuscitate the child were unsuccessful. He was pronounced dead at a hospital.

Baker says the drowning is the first for the year for the Tucson Fire Department.

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