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UPDATE: Child rescued from pool now out of the hospital

UPDATE: On Sunday, KLTV 7 confirmed with Childrens Hospital in Dallas that the 3-year old boy, revived after falling into his family's swimming pool in Tyler, has been released. The child, identified as Jayden, was taken to Childrens as a precaution on Saturday.

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A Tyler Police officer's quick thinking may have saved the life of a 3-year old child.

Saturday afternoon, a birthday party was being held for the 3-year old boy on Rochester Way in Tyler, when he somehow ended up at the bottom of a swimming pool.

When he was pulled out of the water, the child was not breathing and was unresponsive.

Officer Jimmy Turner, who was off-duty and attending the party, used CPR to revive the boy.

The child was taken to a local hospital, where he was reportedly breathing on his own and talking. He was flown to Childrens Hospital in Dallas as a precaution.

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