May 5, 2013 12:41 AM by Alyssa Reilly

4-year-old boy nearly drowns in apartment pool

TUCSON - A four-year-old boy was found face down floating on top of the water at an apartment complex pool near Pima and Wilmot Saturday.

The accident happened just before 6 p.m.

Robert Valenzuela, 19, saw the young boy and jumped in after him.

Tucson Fire estimates that the boy was under water about a minute.

The boy was taken to the hospital for evaluation. Officials say his condition has improved.


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