EMS: Teen nearly drowned at Barton Springs Pool

Near-drowning

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Paramedics and rescue crews responded to Barton Springs Pool after a teen girl nearly drowned.

Austin-Travis County EMS reported units were called to the pool just after 11 a.m. Tuesday after a lifeguard pulled the girl from shallow water.

The girl was in stable condition when rescue crews got to the pool, and she was taken to Dell Children’s Medical Center as a precaution.

KXAN News has a crew on the scene and will update this story as more information becomes available.

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