Toddler Victim of Apparent Drowning in Central Minnesota
SARTELL (WJON/Townsquare Media) – A two-year-old Rice boy has died after falling into a swimming pool in Sartell.
Police Chief Jim Hughes says they responded to a 911 call at about 12:45 p.m. yesterday (Monday) at a private home in the 700 block of 2 1/2 Street North.
Stearns County dispatchers provided CPR directions to the caller who performed CPR until officers arrived. The officers continued to work on the boy until Gold Cross medics got there. He was then taken to St. Cloud Hospital where he died.
An autopsy will be conducted by the Ramsey County Medical Examiners office.
The boy’s name has not been released, pending notification of the family.