2-Year-old infant flown to Lubbock, dies

2-Year-old infant flown to Lubbock, dies

LUBBOCK, TX (KWES) - The 2-year-old infant flown to Lubbock earlier this week, died late Wednesday afternoon.

Deputies and Emergency Medical Services responded to a 2-year-old boy that had fallen into a backyard pool Monday.

The mother told Deputies she found her son in the pool, pulled him out, called 911 and began to administer Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR).

EMS transported the infant to Medical Center Hospital for treatment, but the child was life-flighted to Lubbock for
additional care.

An autopsy will be performed at South Plains Forensic Center in Lubbock, Texas.

The name of the victim will not be released at this time, pending further investigation.

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