TEMPE, Ariz. (KSAZ)
One of the twins pulled from a backyard hot tub over the weekend in Tempe has officially died today.
The boy was 2 years old.
His twin sister is improving but has a long road to recovery.
The twins were found in a hot tub at a home near Priest and Warner on Sunday.
The hot tub did not have a fence around it.
Firefighters say the mother lost track of the twins for just a few minutes.
Detective Lily Duran stated: "On August 18th, Duran stated, "It is with a very heavy heart that we inform the community that 2 year old twin boy has passed away. This is a terrible tragedy and we are very saddened by the news. At this time, we know that sister’s health is improving but has a long road of recovery. We thank the community for their support and ask that they continue to keep the family in their thoughts and prayers and give them privacy in this difficult moment."