June 24, 2006
Climax-- The drowning happened in Climax. That's in Decatur County. Decatur County EMS and the Climax Volunteer Fire Department responded to the child's home on Bert Phillips Road at about 4 in the afternoon.
It was the child's father who discovered the boy in the family's in-ground pool. He tried to resuscitate the 2-year-old by performing CPR.
EMS rushed him to Bainbridge Memorial Hospital where he was later pronounced dead.