PLYMOUTH (CBS) – A three-year-old boy was pulled from a Plymouth pond by an off-duty firefighter and off-duty police officer Thursday evening and rushed to the hospital.
It happened at about 7:15 p.m. during Family Night at Camp Clark on Hedges Pond. The boy had a life vest on but was found face down in the water.READ MORE: Bob Dylan Coming To Boston For One Show In November
The firefighter and officer, along with their wives, who are both nurses, began rescue breathing. The child was responsive but was having trouble breathing.READ MORE: Dozens Of Massachusetts State Police Troopers Resigning Over COVID Vaccine Mandate, Union Says
He was rushed to a Plymouth hospital and then to Boston Children’s Hospital on a medical rescue helicopter.
“Our collective thoughts and prayers go out to the child’s family,” Plymouth Fire Chief Edward Bradley said.MORE NEWS: Markey, Trahan Call On Facebook To 'Completely Abandon' Instagram For Kids Following Pause
No other information has been released.