Posted by on August 17, 2017
Categories: Bay Area


(BANT) – Police in Antioch say a two-year-old girl died Wednesday night when she accidentally fell into a swimming pool and drowned.

At 8:15 p.m., Antioch police and Contra Costa County Fire Department crews were called to a home in the 4600 block of Durness Court on a report that a child had fallen into the family swimming pool.

At the scene, officers found the child unresponsive. Live-saving efforts were administered by police and fire crews.

The child was then taken to a local hospital where she was pronounced dead, police said.