Girl, 3, taken to Harborview after rescue from pool in Edmonds’ Westgate neighborhood
A 3-year-old girl pulled from a pool in Edmonds’ Westgate neighborhood was taken to Harborborview Medical Center late Saturday afternoon.
Fire District 1 spokeswoman Leslie Hynes said the girl had been in the pool for an unknown amount of time when she was discovered, and wasn’t breathing when she was rescued.
People at the home where the pool was located, in the 10700 block of 226th Street Southwest, performed CPR until paramedics arrived. The child was breathing by the time she was transported to the hospital, but her condition wasn’t immediately known, Hynes said.
A 3-year-old girl was rushed to a hospital Saturday after being pulled from a pool in Edmonds.
Aid crews were called around 4:30 p.m. to a house in the 10700 block of 226th Street SW. Emergency dispatchers were told that an unconscious child had been pulled from a pool.
“No one knows how long the child had been in the water,” Snohomish County Fire District 1 spokeswoman Leslie Hynes said.
The girl wasn’t breathing and efforts to save her life were underway when paramedics arrived. The child was breathing again as paramedics left with her and raced to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, Hynes said.
No update about the child’s condition were immediately available.