Boy, 7, hospitalized after near drowning in Fort Worth apartment pool

Posted Monday, Apr. 22, 2013  Print Reprints

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FORT WORTH — A 7-year-old boy was in stable but critical condition Sunday night after nearly drowning in an apartment complex pool in the Woodhaven area.

Donald Wright was unconscious when firefighters found him inside a fenced swimming pool area and began CPR, a news release said.

A neighbor at the Falcon Ridge Apartments reportedly saw the boy floating face down in the pool and pulled him out, the release said. Nobody knew how long the boy had been in the water.

The boy was taken by ambulance to Cook Children’s Medical Center.

Falcon Ridge Apartments, 5401 Boca Raton Blvd., Fort Worth, TX
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