Two children, ages 2 and 4, were injured in separate swimming pool accidents the afternoon of July 1, 2017, Orange County fire officials said. According to a news report in The Orange County Register, a 2-year-old boy fell into a backyard spa in a San Juan Capistrano home during a family party. Another child noticed the boy fall in. He was pulled from the water and given CPR. Officials said the boy was alert and crying when he was transported to a local hospital.
The second near drowning happened in Yorba Linda when a 4-year-old boy was found by his uncle who performed CPR. Officials said he was breathing when he was taken to the hospital. The extent of injuries suffered by children Continue reading →