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Toddler nearly drowns in pool on Tucson's southwest side

A toddler nearly drowned Sunday afternoon in a backyard pool on Tucson's southwest side. 

April 07, 2014 8:49 am

1-year-old Phoenix boy dies in pool drowning

PHOENIX — A 1-year-old boy who was pulled from a Phoenix swimming pool has died.

March 23, 2014 2:15 pm

El Mirage boy, 2, dies after drowning in pool

EL MIRAGE, Ariz. — Firefighters say a toddler in El Mirage is dead after drowning in his family's swimming pool.

March 16, 2014 4:10 pm

Tucson toddler dies after being pulled out of swimming pool

An 18-month-old girl was pronounced dead at a hospital after she was pulled from a swimming pool at an east-side home, authorities said.

October 16, 2013 2:10 pm

Near drowning at Golf n' Stuff

A toddler nearly drowned at Golf n’ Stuff late Friday night.

August 25, 2013 12:00 am

Man drowns in apartment pool

A 46-year-old man drowned in an apartment complex pool in the Drexel Heights area today.

August 01, 2013 3:36 pmLoading…

Boy nearly drowns in pool on Tucson's north side

A 2-year-old boy nearly drowned in a swimming pool on Monday, the Tucson Fire Department said.

July 15, 2013 1:18 pm

Infant nearly drowns on Tucson's SW side

A 9-month-old boy nearly drowned in a family’s backyard swimming pool Thursday afternoon on Tucson’s southwest side.

June 20, 2013 5:06 pm

Boy, 8, nearly drowns at Marana park pool

An 8-year-old boy was pulled from the bottom of a public swimming pool in Marana this afternoon.

June 02, 2013 1:20 pm

Risk of drowning is something we must heed

Accidental drowning is an acute threat here in Arizona, home of desert heat and the backyard swimming pool. By "acute," we mean life-or-death: Drowning happens quickly: It's often almost silent, and those who don't die in the water may be impaired for life.

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Girl, 3, drowns on Tucson's NW side

A 3-year-old girl died after she was found in the swimming pool of a home northwest of Tucson late Saturday.

May 05, 2013 10:47 am

Baby sitter convicted in tub death of child

A Tucson baby sitter who left a 10-month-old in a tub with running water and an open drain that became plugged with a plastic toy cup was found guilty of negligent homicide Friday.

April 27, 2013 12:00 am
Tucson boy, 4, in abuse case dies

Tucson boy, 4, in abuse case dies

A Tucson woman and her boyfriend, who were arrested last week on suspicion of child abuse, are now facing first-degree murder charges because her 4-year-old son died Saturday as a result of injuries he received Wednesday night in a severe beating, said Tucson Police Sgt. Maria Hawke.

March 25, 2013 12:11 pm Related
Body of man, 19, is found in Catalina Mountains lake

Body of man, 19, is found in Catalina Mountains lake

A search party made up of sheriff's deputies and members of the Pima County Search and Recovery Divers Inc. walks to Rose Canyon Lake, where the search for a missing swimmer was carried out Wednesday.

August 23, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Body of man, 19, is found in Catalina Mountains lake

Body of man, 19, is found in Catalina Mountains lake

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Body of man, 19, is found in Catalina Mountains lake

Body of man, 19, is found in Catalina Mountains lake

Search-and-rescue crews found the body of a 19-year-old man Wednesday afternoon who disappeared while swimming in Rose Canyon Lake the day before.

August 23, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Divers to search Mount Lemmon lake today for possible drowning victim

Divers were set to begin a search this morning for a teen who likely drowned at Rose Canyon Lake on Mount Lemmon Tuesday evening.

August 22, 2012 12:00 am
Girl, 11, honored for saving friend from drowning

Girl, 11, honored for saving friend from drowning

Alexandra Tucker

August 14, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Girl, 11, honored for saving friend from drowning

Girl, 11, honored for saving friend from drowning

Alexandra Tucker, right, was awarded an Outstanding Citizen of Tucson plaque for saving her best friend Sarah, left, from drowning.

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Girl, 11, honored for saving friend from drowning

Girl, 11, honored for saving friend from drowning

Alexandra Tucker is a lifesaver, and proof that big deeds can come in small packages. Alexandra, 11, pulled her best friend from the bottom of a backyard pool, saving her from drowning during a midsummer barbecue.

August 14, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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