Boca toddler drowns in backyard pool

Posted by Paige Bresky --email

BOCA RATON, FL (WFLX) - A 2-year-old drowned in his family's pool Sunday morning.

According to police, the parents of the child were having breakfast while the toddler wandered off and into a pool in the 17000 block of Holly Brook Way in Boca Raton.

The toddler found in the pool a few minutes later not breathing.

Palm Beach Fire Rescue and the Palm Beach Sheriff's Office arrived at the scene, and he was transported to Delray Community Hospital.

He was pronounced dead shortly after.

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