FORT PIERCE, Fla. — A 5-year-old boy was found dead in a Florida pool.

Treasure Coast Newspapers reports that the child died Monday. The St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Office says the death is not related to Hurricane Irma.

Deputies responded to the Fort Pierce home and found CPR being performed.

The child’s parents were home at the time.

Investigators believe the death was an accident.

Information from: The Stuart (Fla.) News,

Author photo
The AP is one of the largest and most trusted sources of independent newsgathering. AP is neither privately owned nor government-funded; instead, as a not-for-profit news cooperative owned by its American newspaper and broadcast members, it can maintain its single-minded focus on newsgathering and its commitment to the highest standards of objective, accurate journalism.