MESA, Ariz. -- Firefighters say a boy drowned while playing with other kids in a Mesa swimming pool.
Mesa Fire Capt. Craig Chenery told KTVK-TV that the 3-year-old child was at a birthday party Saturday at a house near Power and McDowell roads.
Chenery said the toddler was playing in a hot tub but then somehow ended up in the pool.
Authorities said family members started CPR but the boy didn't have a pulse when firefighters arrived.
The child was pronounced dead at a hospital.
Officials said it is still unclear how long the boy was underwater.
Information from: KTVK-TV, http://www.azfamily.com/
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