2-year-old dies after drowning in pool at Cypress home, officials say

KPRC 2 breaking news (Moriah Ballard, Copyright 2022 by KPRC Click2Houston - All rights reserved.)

CYPRESS, Texas – A toddler has been pronounced dead after officials say they drowned in a pool in Cypress Wednesday afternoon.

According to the Cy-Fair Fire Department, they received a call about a drowning at around 2:40 p.m.

When firefighters and Harris County Constable Precinct 5 deputies arrived at the home in the 7900 block of Raven Creek Lane, they began performing CPR on the 2-year-old.

The child was transported to Texas Children’s West as CPR was in progress.

On Thursday, officials with the sheriff’s office announced that the toddler had died at the hospital.

HCSO’s Crimes Against Children investigators are investigating this incident.

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Moriah Ballard joined the KPRC 2 digital team in the fall of 2021. Prior to becoming a digital content producer in Southeast Texas and a Houstonian, Moriah was an award-winning radio host in her hometown of Lorain, Ohio and previously worked as a producer/content creator in Cleveland. Her faith, family, and community are her top passions.