PONTIAC (WWJ) – A 1-year-old girl Pontiac is in the hospital after she nearly drowned over the weekend.
Police said the child had apparently wandered away from her home on Sunday when she was found unresponsive in Dawson Mill Pond — off of Telegraph Road near Orchard Lake.READ MORE: Karen Carter, and Others Metro Detroiters Chipped In To Help Salvation Army’s Bed and Bread Radiothon
A neighbor gave the toddler CPR until EMS crews arrived. They were able to resuscitate her and she was rushed to the hospital for treatment.READ MORE: Granholm Confirmed By Senate To Be Next Energy Secretary
Police said they don’t know how long the little girl was under water. Her condition was unknown Monday morning.MORE NEWS: South Haven And Other Michigan Beaches Look To Hire Lifeguards To Stop Accidental Drownings
The child’s name has not been released.