Grandmother, Grandson Drown In Visalia Backyard Pool

A boy and his grandmother drowned in a backyard swimming pool on Tuesday, the Visalia Police Department said.

The incident happened around 8:30 p.m. when officers arrived in the 2300 block of South Jacques Street regarding two possible drowning victims.

Both the 3-year-old boy and the 50-year-old woman were transported by ambulance to Kaweah Delta Medical Center where they were both pronounced dead, police said.