IRVINE, CALIFORNIA (July 2, 2017) – A 5 year old girl tragically drowned in a community pool on Sunday, according to a local news source. (map)
5 year old Yuan Chi was visiting a community pool at 120 Spring Valley in Irvine on Sunday afternoon. She was first discovered at 4:23 pm in the pool, and she was rushed to Children’s Hospital of Orange County shortly after.
Tragically, Yuan Chi was pronounced dead at the hospital at around 5:08 pm. The exact circumstances of the incident are still unknown, such as if there was a lifeguard on duty or not at the time, or if the little girl was accompanied by family members.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all the family members and friends of Yuna Chi affected by this tragic accident,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all those involved.”