Boy, 4, dies after being pulled from Peoria pool

- Firefighters say a 4-year-old boy has died after he was found in a swimming pool at a babysitter's house in Peoria.

According to Peoria Fire-Medical, the boy was found unresponsive in a pool at a babysitter's house near 88th Avenue and Peoria on Monday.

Peoria police say the boy was taken to a hospital in critical condition where he later died.

Police believe the boy may have used a chair to exit the home and another chair to open a gate surrounding the pool.

At this time, no arrests have been made.

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