FLORISSANT, MO (KMOX)-Tragedy in Florissant on Independence Day morning, as a 3-year-old boy drowned in a backyard swimming pool.
Officer Steve Michael tells KMOX that officers and paramedics were called to a home in the 2000 block of Aristocrat Dr., near Humes Lane, at about 9:30 a.m. When they got there, they found the child unresponsive. The toddler was rushed to a hospital where he was pronounced dead. His name is not being released yet.