On March 5, 2019, at approximately 8:30 p.m. the Hunt County Sheriff’s Office and AMR were dispatched to a call involving an infant that had possibly drowned.
While emergency medical personnel were en-route to the location the caller stated that they were taking the child to the Emergency Room and that CPR was in progress. Deputies arrived at the Emergency Room and were informed that the medical staff was attempting life-saving measures.
The infant was stabilized and transported by air ambulance to Children’s Medical Center of Dallas.
The condition of the infant is not known as of this press release.
Sheriff Meeks stated: “I offer my prayers to the infant and family in hopes that the infant makes a full recovery. I also want to thank all the media outlets for respecting the privacy of the family during what is a very difficult time.”