Forrest County two-year-old hospitalized after falling into pool

Forrest County two-year-old hospitalized after falling into pool

FORREST COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - A Forrest County child was hospitalized after falling into a pool on Thursday morning.

The Forrest County Sheriff's Department received the call at approximately 9:50 a.m. and responded to the scene at the 200 block of Sunrise Grove, according to sheriff's department spokesman Nick Calico.

A family member pulled the child from the pool and performed CPR, and the toddler was alert when first responders arrived minutes later.

The child was taken by ambulance to a hospital. The case is still under investigation.