PLACER COUNTY, CA - A 12-year-old Meadow Vista boy died Sunday after being pulled from a backyard pool.
Lt. Mark Reed with the Placer County Sheriff's Department said emergency responders were called at approximately 4:30 p.m. The victim was transported to Sutter Roseville Medical Center for care but died later, Reed said.
Reed did not know if the victim was injured while diving into the pool.
The boy's family was present at the time of the incident.