Toddler drowns in swimming pool

July 20, 2009 9:36:25 AM PDT
A 3-year-old New York City boy has drowned in his family's backyard swimming pool. Police say Ryan Pisapia was found floating in the pool Sunday evening. Fire officials say he'd been in the water for five to 10 minutes.

Relatives and neighbors prayed aloud as an off-duty firefighter and Emergency Medical Services technicians tried to resuscitate the child.

The drowning happened as a pool party was winding down.


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