Infant in Stable Condition After Near-Drowning in Concord Residential Swimming Pool

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    An infant nearly drowned in the East Bay at around 6 p.m. Sunday on Ducker Court in Concord. NBC Bay Area's Nannette Miranda reports from the Concord Police Department with details. (Published Sunday, May 11, 2014)

    An infant is in stable condition Sunday night after nearly drowning in a swimming pool at a home in Concord, a police sergeant said.

    At about 6:15 p.m., emergency crews responded to a home in the 1700 block of Ducker Court near Walnut Avenue after receiving a report that an infant had drowned in a residential swimming pool, Concord police Master Sergeant Brandon Richey said.

    Police arrived at the home first and found a non-responsive infant being tended to by family members, Richey said.

    Officers assumed life-saving efforts from the family, until paramedics arrived to relieve the officers.

    The infant was transported to a local hospital and was reported to be in stable condition Sunday night. The extent of the infant's injuries has not been released, Richey said.

    The near-drowning remains under investigation.