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3-year-old nearly drowns in Lakeview Terrace

Police were called to the 11500 block of Bonham Avenue in Lakeview Terrace after a 3-year-old girl nearly drowned in a backyard pool on Saturday, March 16, 2013.
March 16, 2013 12:00:00 AM PDT
A 3-year-old girl nearly from Lakeview Terrace nearly drowned after she was found face down in a backyard pool Saturday.

Rescuers were called to the 11500 block of Bonham Avenue around 6:15 p.m.

The child was found face down in about two feet of mosquito-infested storm water at the bottom of the family pool.

The girl was airlifted to Children's Hospital Los Angeles and is in stable condition.

Firefighters say there was no fence around the pool.

CNS contributed to this report.


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