HOUSTON – A 3-year-old Houston girl is in critical condition after she was found in a backyard pool by her parents on Wednesday, authorities said.
Fire crews arrived on-scene in under 4 minutes and found a parent performing CPR on the unresponsive child. Crews worked to successfully revive the patient. The patient remains at @memorialhermann in critical condition.— Cy-Fair Fire Department (@cyfairfd) August 4, 2021
Photo: Capt. Daniel Arizpe, PIO/ Cy-Fair FD #hounews pic.twitter.com/1MXh0kLDDa
She was found in the 8300 block of Waynemer Way in the Rolling Fork subdivision and transported to Memorial Hermann Hospital.
The Cy-Fair Fire Department tells KPRC 2 her parents pulled her out of the pool and were giving chest compressions when EMS arrived and took over.
The young girl is breathing again, but remains in critical condition.
It’s unclear how she ended up in the pool or how long she was there.
Harris County Constable Precinct 4 deputies are investigating.
HAPPENING NOW!— Mark Herman, Harris County Constable Precinct 4 (@Pct4Constable) August 4, 2021
Heavy police presence in the 8300 block of Waynemer Way.
Constable Deputies are investigating a possible drowning involving a young child.
Investigation on scene continues. pic.twitter.com/yodkfDrGtW
This is a developing story. Stay with KPRC 2 for all the latest details as more information becomes available.