Girl rescued from Northside apartment pool


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A 5-year-old girl was transported to UF Health early Friday afternoon after a near drowning at the pool of a Northside apartment complex, according to Jacksonville Fire-Rescue.

The incident happened at the Stovall at River City complex on Broxton Bay Drive, near River City Marketplace.

Rescue personnel said the girl was breathing and awake as she was being transported and is expected to make a full recovery.

News4Jax has a crew headed to the scene. This article will be updated as more information becomes available.

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