SEVERE WX : Flood Warning View Alerts

Boy rescued from eastern Iowa pool

Flown to Iowa City hospital.

Posted: Jun 14, 2018 7:12 AM

COLUMBUS JUNCTION, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say a 5-year-old boy was rescued from a community swimming pool in eastern Iowa.

The Columbus Junction Police Department says medics were sent to the Columbus Community Swimming Pool around 4:10 p.m. Wednesday to help the boy, who was unresponsive.

The boy eventually was resuscitated and then flown to University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City.

The boy's name wasn't released.

Article Comments

Mason City
Overcast
65° wxIcon
Hi: 73° Lo: 61°
Feels Like: 65°
Albert Lea
Scattered Clouds
63° wxIcon
Hi: 79° Lo: 59°
Feels Like: 63°
Austin
Broken Clouds
66° wxIcon
Hi: 83° Lo: 58°
Feels Like: 66°
Charles City
Clear
64° wxIcon
Hi: 82° Lo: 59°
Feels Like: 64°
Rochester
Overcast
62° wxIcon
Hi: 72° Lo: 52°
Feels Like: 62°
Tracking showers and storms to finish off our Saturday
KIMT Radar
KIMT Eye in the sky

Latest Video

Image

SX Weather Cutin June 15

Image

Cutin June 15

Storm Team 3: Severe storms possible this afternoon and evening

Image

Williamson heads to Mariners

Image

Saint Ansgar softball shuts out Osage

Image

Peka named All-American

Image

Hayfield takes 3rd in Class A state tournament

Image

Williamson heads to Mariners

Image

Week 4 IGHSAU Poll

Image

No charges filed against Albert Lea Police in fatal shooting

Community Events