NEW CANEY -- A toddler drowned early Monday evening in New Caney.

Officials said the 2-year-old boy fell into the pool at his family s home on Northcrest Circle near Saddle Pack just off SH 242.

He had reportedly been under the water for 15 minutes before he was found.

Family members performed CPR until paramedics arrived. The boy was taken to Kingwood Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

This incident is under investigation.

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