RALEIGH, N.C. (WTVD) -- The Wake County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a 2-year-old drowned at a Raleigh home Saturday.
It happened around 11:50 a.m. when authorities got a call for a possible drowning in the 300 block of Martindale Drive.
The parents of the child were babysitting at a friend's house while preparing for a trip.
The mother of the child saw the door to the pool was open and then saw her 2-year-old floating in the pool, according to a spokesperson for the Wake County Sheriff's Office.
The toddler was taken to WakeMed where he was pronounced dead.
The investigation is ongoing.