Unresponsive Child Found Floating in Pool, Airlifted to Nearby Trauma Center
SPRING HILL – A 4-year-old boy has been airlifted to a nearby trauma center after he was found floating in a residential pool, not conscious or breathing, according to sources.
Fire Rescue responded to the 11000 block of Elgin Blvd, where they transported the child to a nearby landing zone. There are unconfirmed reports that the child was conscious and breathing before he was airlifted from the scene. The child appeared to be awake as he was being wheeled to an awaiting helicopter in the parking lot of St. Francis Cabrini Catholic Church.
The cause of the near drowning is under investigation.
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