Child being treated after incident in pool

FRANKFORT, KY (WAVE) – A Shelby County child is being treated at a Frankfort hospital after being pulled from in a swimming pool in distress.

According to Major Fred Deaton of the Frankfort Police Department, the child was part of a group from the Shelby County Public Schools swimming at Juniper Hills Park pool.

Deaton said a 911 call was received at 12:44 p.m. reporting a child in distress at the pool. After lifeguards pulled the child from the water, paramedics administered first aid before taking the child to Frankfort Regional Medical Center.

The incident is under investigation by the Frankfort Department of Parks.

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