Boy, 2, drowns in backyard swimming pool

By: Associated Press Email
By: Associated Press Email

A 2-year-old boy has drowned in a backyard swimming pool.

WXYZ-TV reports ( ) that the boy's family searched for him Friday and found him in the pool after noticing he was missing.

He later died at a local hospital.

Police say the child may have climbed up a ladder into the above-ground pool on the city's west side. Other family members were inside the house and believe the boy wandered outside.

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