Child pulled from water in suburban West Palm

Child pulled from water in suburban West Palm

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Divers pulled a child from the water in suburban West Palm Beach Friday afternoon, according to Palm Beach County Fire Rescue.

The scene unfolded around 4:15 p.m. behind the Waverly Apartments in the 1300 block of Summit Pines Boulevard.

Bystanders told arriving first responders that a child had disappeared in water behind the complex.

Fire rescue divers began an extensive search and eventually found the child who was taken to a hospital, officials said.

Onlookers said the child had been in the water for up to 20 minutes.

A condition was not released.

This story will be updated when more information is available. 

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