Grandma pulls 1-year-old from Clermont pool, fire officials say


CLERMONT, Fla. – A 1-year-old has been taken to the hospital after being pulled from a pool by his grandmother on Friday, Lake County fire officials say.

The near-drowning was reported at a home on Clear Creek Circle in Clermont just after 3:30 p.m.

Lake County Fire Rescue said the boy was found in the pool unresponsive and was pulled from the pool by his grandmother, who did chest compressions.

When authorities arrived, the boy was awake and breathing, officials said.

The boy was taken to Arnold Palmer Hospital. His condition is unknown.

No other details were immediately available.

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