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2-year-old drowns at Fort Pierce residential home, police say

Police and fire rescue responded to the scene after 9 p.m. on May 17th
Fort Pierce police vehicle, April 11, 2022
Posted at 6:44 PM, May 24, 2024

FORT PIERCE, Fla. — A two-year-old girl drowned at a residential home, the Fort Pierce Police Department said.

Police along with the St. Lucie County Fire Rescue responded to the home after 9 p.m. on May 17th.

Life-saving measures were performed before she was transported to HCA Florida Lawnwood.

She later died at the hospital.

No other details could be provided. Police say this is an open and active investigation.