Investigation underway after man drowns in Buckeye
BUCKEYE, Ariz. - A man is dead following a drowning incident Monday evening at a home in the West Valley.
According to Buckeye police, officers responded to a home at the Blue Horizons neighborhood, south of the I-10 and Jackrabbit Trail, and found a woman holding a man's head above water in the shallow end of a swimming pool.
The woman told police she found the man floating in the pool after she woke up from a nap.
Crews began administering CPR on the man and he was taken to a nearby hospital where he later died.
Police believe impairment may have been a factor in the man's death.
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This incident marks the third water-related incident for the Valley on Monday. Earlier in the day, fire officials in Phoenix took an 80-year-old Ahwatukee woman and a 60-year-old Phoenix man to the hospital following water-related mishaps.