2-year-old boy drowns in hot tub

June 15, 2009 10:41:12 AM PDT
A 2-year-old boy died after accidentally drowning in the hot tub of a condominium complex in Union City on Sunday evening, according to Union City police and the Alameda County coroner's bureau.

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Authorities responded at about 5:15 p.m. to a report of a child that had fallen into a hot tub at the Villa Alvarado complex in the 34200 block of Arizona Street, according to the coroner's bureau.

Union City police officers arrived and attempted CPR, and the Union City Fire Department arrived and took over advanced lifesaving efforts, according to police.

The 2-year-old boy was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead, police said.

Anyone with additional information about the incident is asked to contact Union City police at (510) 471-1365.

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