A Waxahachie toddler died from injuries suffered in an apparent accidental drowning at a residential pool, authorities said Thursday.
The toddler was identified as Finley Knight, 2, of Waxahachie, who was pronounced dead at 7:07 p.m. Wednesday at Cook Children’s Medical Center in Fort Worth, according to the Tarrant County medical examiner’s office website Thursday.
A ruling on his death is pending. The apparent accidental drowning occurred about 5 p.m. Tuesday during a Fourth of July family party in the 1900 block of Cimarron Trail, authorities said.
The party was at Finley’s grandparents’ home, police said. Police did not release any other details.
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Once on the scene, paramedics treated the child, and he was taken to the Fort Worth hospital, where he died just more than a day after he suffered the injuries.
No criminal charges are expected, police said.