A 2-year-old girl is in critical condition after she was found unresponsive in a pool at her home in the Arran Lake West neighborhood off Bingham Drive on Wednesday afternoon, Fayetteville police said.
The child was found about 1:42 p.m. at the home on the 1700 block of Nuthatch Road, a police release said.
The pool is behind the residence, but it's not known how she gained access to it.
When police and Fayetteville Fire Department personnel arrived, they found the toddler's family members performing life-saving measures, the release said.
The girl was taken to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center.
The department's Youth Services Unit is investigating.
Police have not identified the child.
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