South Padre Island swimming pool drowning remains under investigation

Authorities are investigating the death of a 3-year-old boy who drowned at a swimming pool on South Padre Island.

It all happened at a private condominium off Esperanza Street on Friday.

Investigators told Action 4 News that the child and his family are from Universal City just outside San Antonio.

The child TMs name has not been released at this time.

But police reported that the child TMs family was visiting South Padre Island and staying at the condo at the time of the accident.

Paramedics rushed the 3-year-old boy to the Valley Baptist Medical Center in Harlingen where he was later pronounced dead.

Preliminary autopsy results were not immediately available.

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