Seminole County deputies investigate 2-year-old's drowning

Girl pulled from pool after being underwater for several minutes, deputies say

Published On: Jun 12 2013 06:12:36 PM EDT   Updated On: Jun 13 2013 06:04:29 AM EDT
WINTER PARK, Fla. -

A 2-year-old girl drowned Wednesday afternoon in a Winter Park swimming pool, officials said.

Seminole County deputies said the girl was pulled from a pool at a home on Pecan Court after being under water for several minutes.

The girl was rushed with to Winter Park Memorial Hospital and later was pronounced dead.

Deputies said  the drowning appears to be accidental with no indication of abuse or criminal neglect.