2-year-old drowns in Tyler
POSTED: Monday, March 14, 2011 - 10:25am
UPDATED: Monday, March 14, 2011 - 1:13pm
TYLER — A toddler boy died on Saturday after drowning in a pond near his home.
It happened at 10282 Seven Hills Road in Tyler.
Smith County Sheriff officials tell us that 2-year old Seth Gonzales was playing with some other children outside his home while his parents were installing a sprinkler system.
The boy wandered away from the group.
When his mother noticed he was gone, she went looking for him and found him in the pond.
Officials say the father attempted to do CPR, and the child was taken to the hospital where he died.
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