Officials: Child in critical condition after near drowning in OKC

OKLAHOMA CITY – Officials reported a possible drowning in Oklahoma City Wednesday afternoon.

Emergency crews responded to the 1300 block near S.W. 63rd street in Oklahoma City just after 5:20 p.m., Wednesday afternoon.

The child’s mother came home to find her toddler in their backyard pool, according to authorities.

The child has been transferred to a nearby children’s hospital in critical condition.

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