Toddler dies after being found in hot tub in Stateline

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STATELINE, Nev. (KOLO) - The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office reports a 4-year-old boy was found Sunday in a hot tub at the Mountbleu Resort Casino & Spa.

The sheriff’s office received the emergency call at 1:27 p.m. December 17, 2017. The toddler from Redwood City, Calif., was taken to Barton Memorial Hospital as medics attempted cardiopulmonary resuscitation, but he was declared dead, the sheriff’s office said.

The incident appears to be an accident, the sheriff’s office said. The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office is acting as coroner since the death happened in its jurisdiction.