3-year-old drowns in swimming pool
POSTED: Monday, July 19, 2010 - 11:04am
UPDATED: Monday, July 19, 2010 - 3:24pm
On Saturday Wood County deputies were dispatched to FM 1801 in reference to an accidental drowning. Mineola Fire Department, First Responders were first on the scene and administered medical attention until the East Texas Medical Center, Emergency Medical Technicians transported the victim to the East Texas Medical Center, Emergency Room in Quitman, Texas.
The victim is Crisslyn Thompson, the three-year old-daughter of Joshua and Tammantha Thompson of Mineola, Texas.
The investigation into the child's death indicate that the child accidentally entered the family's outdoor swimming pool and was unconscious when discovered. The child was later flown to Medical City Children's Center in Dallas, Texas where she was pronounced dead by attending physicians.