Tyler toddler dies at Dallas hospital

Tuesday, August 2, 2011 - 8:28pm

Tyler police tell KFXK, the toddler, found unresponsive in a Tyler swimming pool, has died.

2 year old Noah Weisberg died Monday at a hospital in Dallas where he spent the last 12 days in intensive care.

On July 21st, Noah was found floating in an above ground pool on South Kennedy in Tyler.

Family members say, they were unaware he got into the backyard and into the pool.

Police tell KFXK, the pool ladder was accidentally left attached to the pool, making it possible for him to climb in.

FROM TYLER POLICE DEPARTMENT:

It is with deep sympathy that we note the passing of Noah Weisberg who passed away on Monday, August 1, 2011 in Medical City Children's Hospital in Dallas.


Noah was flown to Medical City Children's Hospital on Thursday, July 21 2011 where he has spent the last 12 days in intensive care.

Noah's mother Laura Jewell, who is employed by the Tyler Police Department 9-1-1 Communications Center, wishes to thank the community for their prayers and concerns for Noah during this very difficult time.
 

A tragedy fund account is being set up at SouthSide Bank in Noah Weisberg's name for anyone wishing to help with medical and funeral expenses.
 

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