Katy toddler in critical condition after pool party incident

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Editor’s note: This is the second of two similar incidents involving toddlers and pools in our area tonight. This one happened at a residence in Katy ISD, while the other one was in Cy-Fair ISD’s attendance zone.

HARRIS COUNTY — According to police reports, a toddler has been taken to Texas Childrens’s Hospital – Katy after being under water at a pool party.

Harris County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to 3500 block of Paintbrush Dawn Court, north of Katy.

According to Sheriff Ed Gonzalez, a pool party was occurring when adults lost sight of a small child (1-2 yrs of age). She was in a hot tub, adjacent to pool, and went under for unknown amount time.

The sheriff said the child was critical and transported by ambulance to Texas Children’s Hospital-Katy.

“Praying this little one pulls through also,” the sheriff said.

The incident occurred less than five miles from the site of another similar incident the sheriff’s office is also currently investigating.
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