Near-drowning reported in south Wichita

A 2-year-old boy was taken in serious condition to Wesley Medical Center late Wednesday afternoon after nearly drowning in a swimming pool in south Wichita.

Emergency dispatchers were called shortly after 5:30 p.m. after the boy was pulled from a pool in a mobile home park in the 4700 block of East 47th Street South.

Rescue crews said the boy was breathing as he was taken to the hospital.