Springfield Police: 3-year-old child drowns in pool

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SPRINGFIELD - Sangamon County authorities say a three-year-old child who was found unresponsive in a pool Tuesday afternoon has died.

Springfield police say authorities received a report of a possible drowning Tuesday afternoon.  Springfield police also say an off-duty police officer arrived on scene to perform CPR on the child until help arrived.

Unfortunately, authorities say efforts were unsuccessful in reviving the child.  No further information is being given at this time.  We will provide updates as they become available.
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