3-year-old girl dies after drowning incident in Peoria

Peoria Fire-Medical Department engine (Chris Caraveo/Independent Newsmedia)

A 3-year-old girl has died after a drowning in Peoria.

Around 7 pm. Monday, the Peoria Fire-Medical Department and the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office responded to a home in the area of 107th Avenue and Happy Valley Road for a drowning call.

Upon arrival, they found the girl had already been pulled out of the water by her mother with CPR in progress.

The girl was taken to the hospital in critical condition to the nearest facility.

MCSO on Tuesday morning said the girl has died.

“At this point in the investigation, there doesn’t appear to be any foul play,” MCSO stated. “However, the case is still active and being investigated.

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