PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- A child is at East Tennessee Children's Hospital after falling into a pool at the Holiday Inn in Pigeon Forge Sunday night.
Police say the child wasn't breathing when they arrived, and they had to perform CPR.
Officers say the father, Jonathan Abdoo, of Carrollton, Ky., told them he was playing a video game in the pool area. When he finished, he noticed his son was missing.
He started searching the hotel until another guest spotted the boy in the pool.
Adboo jumped into the pool, pulled him out, and started performing CPR.
Police say Abdoo wasn't drinking and wasn't on drugs.
While WVLT allows comments on articles, we ask that you respect the online community. Comments may be removed at any time for violations including:
Comments may be checked for inappropriate content or rule violation, but the station is under no legal obligation to monitor or remove comments. If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.