Boy critical after pool incident

May 31, 2011

Indianapolis police say a 13-year-old boy was hospitalized in critical condition at Riley Hospital for Children after being pulled from the bottom of a pool during a celebration of his birthday. The accident happened about 7 p.m. Monday at the community pool serving Valley Brook Trailer Park on the southwest side of the city. Police said 15 to 20 adults and children were attending the party when another 13-year-old found the boy at the bottom of the pool and called for help. The boy's name hasn't been released, and the case is being treated as an accident.