2 year old in critical but stable condition after being pulled from a pool in southwest Bakersfield

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – A 2-year-old is in critical but stable condition after being dragged out of a swimming pool in a Southwest Bakersfield home on Sunday night.

According to the Bakersfield Police Department, the incident occurred shortly before 5 p.m. in the 8400 block of Persimmon Drive

An officer who arrived on site found that the two-year-old was neither conscious nor breathing. The officer provided CPR and was able to get a pulse from the toddler.

Medical crews arrived shortly afterwards and took the toddler to a local hospital.

The child is listed in a critical but stable condition. It is unclear whether the child is currently conscious.

According to BPD, the incident was random.

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